Originally Posted by homebrewer_99
If you read the news on this beer from out of state could be higher than 5%, but this law changed stating beer brewed in the State of Iowa can be higher now.
This law changed both beer made in and brought into state to be up to 16.75% and not have sales go through the State to distribute.
It was passed so quickly that stores in the state were PI$$ED because they had kegs that they essentially had to get rid of in a few days to make any sort of profit.
So yes, this improved Iowa-Made limits, but also made it a heck of a lot easier to bring in higher-gravity brews.