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Posted in thread: SoCal Homebrew Fest Needs Your Help on 04-16-2014 at 11:46 PM
Hmm, I am not sure about that. A local craft beer bar even checked with the ABC to see if he
would be allowed to have a homebrewers bottle share. They gave him the go-ahead. This is
definitely all ver...
Posted in thread: Legalities on 04-16-2014 at 11:36 PM
Maybe California works that way. Not in most states.If you recall, homebrewing was JUST made
legal in all 50 states, although some states restrict production to far less than the federal
limit (60 gal...
Posted in thread: Legalities on 04-16-2014 at 11:11 PM
I know the CA law intimately. The new law was well intended, and they're rectifying the
situation. To be specific, our own club has been shut out of non-profit events for several
years now, and the ne...
Posted in thread: The 2014 NHC First Round - Results/Speculation Thread on 04-16-2014 at 10:13 PM
hey guys...are your scores posted on the comp website where we registered our beers? I thought
last year our scores were posted online before we got our scoresheets
Posted in thread: Legalities on 04-16-2014 at 10:10 PM
Thats a dangerous attitude to propagate in the Homebrew community IMHO.When federal authorities
don't have the resources to enforce certain activities, and they think those activities are
becoming a p...
Posted in thread: Legalities on 04-16-2014 at 05:47 PM
i would think that news of a homebrewer - or anyone, for that matter - selling alcohol
illegally would attract the ABC's attention very quickly.their job is usually inspecting
law-abiding bars and bee...
Posted in thread: Legalities on 04-16-2014 at 03:54 PM
One thing we never talk about is the enforcement, or lack thereof, of laws pertaining to
homebrew. I have heard that the ABC in my area only has two agents to deal with thousands of
licensed alcohol e...
Posted in thread: SoCal Homebrew Fest Needs Your Help on 04-16-2014 at 01:28 AM
[QUOTE=Holter;6064123]I didnt read the entire thread, but in case this link hasnt been posted
yet the ABC has provided a Q&A document detailing responses to the passing of AB1425. LINK.Two
Posted in thread: Beer Release and Tasting: How much is too much? on 04-15-2014 at 07:08 PM
I think we're definitely going to have to find a new way to make $$ on our brew. It's getting
too big to not charge for the beer in any form (cups, beer, merch.) So I suppose its just gonna
have to be...
Posted in thread: The 2014 NHC First Round - Results/Speculation Thread on 04-15-2014 at 06:58 PM
Here is what bugs me a little bit.....The Brewers Association just had the World Beer Cup in
Denver. They judged over 5000 beers in two days AND had the final results AND an awards
ceremony 3-4 days l...