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Scottsdale-based Goldwater Brewing to open Mesa location Friday

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PHOENIX — A local brewer is holding a grand opening Friday morning for its second location in the Valley.

Goldwater Brewing’s Longbow Taproom near Recker Road and the Loop 202 Red Mountain Freeway in Mesa opens at 11 a.m.

The company will serve beer, wine and cider on 30 taps, and popcorn. Patrons are encouraged to bring in food to enjoy with their drinks.

Goldwater launched in 2015 near Scottsdale Road and Fourth Street in Scottsdale. That brewery features two taprooms.

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We are ready for you East Mesa! Join us all weekend long for the Grand Opening Weekend of our 2nd location @goldwaterlongbow starting Friday, January 17th with doors opening @ 11am! . It is located in the Southeast Corner of The Longbow Marketplace at 5942 E Longbow Pkwy Unit 105, Mesa, AZ 85215 . Draft Beer List: Desert Rose – Cactus Ale 5.3% Hundred Dollar Pils – Pilsner 4.6% Not From Around Here – Black Lager 4.9% Gimme The Boot! – Hoppy Lager 5.1% GoGo Sour Rangers – Black Ranger 5% Forgot About J – Hazy IPA Lite 4.8% Crimson Clouds – Southwest Hazy IPA 6.5% DDH Hop Chowda – Hazy IPA 6.8% Hop Chowda – Hazy IPA 6.4% Hoppy Choice – Hazy IPA 7.4% Beyond Stoked – West Coast IPA 6% Birthday Suit – West Coast IPA 7.3% Midnight Menace – Black IPA 7% Machine Gun Teddy – Brown Ale 6.7% Oats M’gotes – Oatmeal Stout 7.3% Unleaded – Imperial Stout 11.2% Flannel Buddies 4 Lyfe – Imperial Stout 12% Guest Taps: TBD __________________ We'll supply the beer, wine, cider & popcorn, you bring the food! . Feel free to grab your lunch or dinner at one of the fine neighboring food joints to appease your hunger. – Mod Pizza – In N Out – Crumbl Cookie – Rumbi Island Grill – Sprouts Deli – Someburros (opening soon) . . Hope to see you there for a beer! 🍻 . . . #eastmesa #eastmesataproom #mesabeer #arizonabeer #longbowmarketplace #goldwaterlongbow #grandopening #cheers #beer #craftbeer #craftbeer

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The group produces a wide range of craft beers, including the Desert Rose Cactus ale, the Midnight Menace black Indian pale ale and the Oats M’gotes oatmeal stout.

Goldwater won a medal at the 2017 Great American Beer Festival for its Machine Gun Teddy American-style brown ale.

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