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Old 09-12-2012, 03:01 AM   #1
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Had anyone tried to obtain a liquor license to commercially brew and sell their Homebrew? I know living in Illinois you have to jump through more hoops than a circus animal, just wanted to see if anyone has gone through the process and their thoughts on it.


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Old 09-12-2012, 03:11 AM   #2
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No. No one has ever done that. You'd be the first to try.

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Old 09-12-2012, 03:21 AM   #3
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If you get a commercial license you are no longer homebrewing.
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Old 09-12-2012, 03:22 AM   #4
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If you get a commercial license you are no longer homebrewing.
Just because I wouldn't be brewing at home doesn't mean it's not my own Homebrew
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Old 09-12-2012, 03:40 AM   #5
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Just because I wouldn't be brewing at home doesn't mean it's not my own Homebrew
Once you're licensed it's no longer homebrew, it's commercially produced beer that has its own set of laws attached to it. That's what he's saying.
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I seriously can't be the only homebrewer that had the thought cross their mind to commercially brew beer
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I seriously can't be the only homebrewer that had the thought cross their mind to commercially brew beer
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