A Taste of Tucson’s Top 10 Craft Beers (Sponsored)

Iron Johns, Best Tucson beers
Iron John’s Brewing ranks among the best in Tucson. (Photo: Dominic AZ Bonuccelli)

Tucson — a home for professional golf for decades — offers a wide variety of courses and experiences, all set in the beauty of the Sonoran Desert. There is something about this uncluttered natural setting that inspires, on the golf course and off.

An example is Tucson’s thriving craft beer scene, with 14 active breweries and another dozen on the way. Each is producing a spectrum of styles ranging from lagers and IPAs to coffee stouts and barrel-aged sours. To celebrate a blossoming beer scene poised to become a haven for craft beer in the Southwest, we’ve compiled a list of 10 of Tucson’s most signature brews.

Ten Fifty Five, Best Tucson beers
Ten Fifty Five Brewing (Photo: Dominic AZ Bonuccelli)
  1. Barrio Brewing Company Mocha Java Stout (Nitro) – 5.5%
  2. Sentinel Peak Dewpoint Dunkel – 5.7%
  3. Pueblo Vida Brewing Company Breakfast Stout – 5%
  4. Iron John’s Pedro Double IPA – 8.1%
  5. Dragoon Stronghold Session – 4.8%
  6. Public Brewhouse Poppy IPA Series – 6.5%
  7. Ten 55 XoXo Coffee Stout – 4.7%
  8. Pueblo Vida Brewing Company Bavarian Hefeweizen – 5.4%
  9. Borderlands Brewing Co. Citrana (Gose) – 6.5%
  10. Dragoon Brewing Company IPA – 7.3%
Pueblo Vida Brewing, Best Tucson Arizona Beers
Pueblo Vida (Photo: Visit Tucson)

It’s one man’s opinion, sure, but if you’re looking for what to drink during your next Tucson golfing getaway, Tucson’s Top 10 Craft Beers are a solid start.

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