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The first step in Boise's recent brewing renaissance came with the opening of Payette Brewing Company, which transformed an old Garden City warehouse into a brewery with an attached bar, joining the ranks of Sockeye Brewery, Tablerock Brewpub and Highlands Hollow Brewhouse. Next came the bike-loving Crooked Fence Brewing, known for its heavy involvement in this year's Pedal 4 the People. By the time rumors of Bend, Ore.'s 10 Barrel Brewing's expansion to Boise were confirmed, a Kickstarter campaign for Bogus Brewing Co. started. And after Alezebub Brewing launches, Boise's beer fans will be asking: "Budweiser who?" Crooked Fence Brewing, 5242 Chinden Blvd., Garden City,; Highlands Hollow Brewhouse, 2455 Harrison Hollow Lane, Boise, 208-343-6820,; Payette Brewing Company, 111 W. 33rd St., Garden City, 208-344-0011,; Sockeye Brewery, 3019 N. Cole Road, 208-658-1533,; Tablerock Brew Pub, 705 Fulton St., Boise, 208-342-0944,

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