October 20, 2016

Nativo Lodge 11:30 am


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October 20, 2016 Meeting 


Beer 101 - Style Tasting


John Gozigian

Executive Director

New Mexico Brewers Guild

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Just in time for Oktoberfest - we get to hear about the amazing trend toward micro brewing and the craft beer industry in New Mexico. 

On October 20, John Gozigian will tell us why beer is such a big deal. He will cover:

  • Why the craft brewing industry has taken off so strongly in the Albuquerque area and New Mexico,
  • How Albuquerque rates compared to other communities on new brewing companies,
  • Can we sustain the number of brewers that we have? Will there be a shakeout?
  • Where he sees Albuquerque and New Mexico's craft brewing industry in 5 years, and
  • The economic impact of this new industry.


The New Mexico Brewers Guild currently shows forty seven brewing operations in the state as members - from Abbey Brewing Company ("made with Care and Prayer") to Wellhead Brew Pub. 


Whether you have a thirst for beer, or are just interested in the business aspects, this is the meeting for you !