Monthly Archives: March 2012

Statement from the Board of Directors of Free the Hops

It has recently been brought to the attention of the Board of Directors of Free The Hops that two beers from highly respected Founders Brewing Company will not be allowed to be sold in Alabama in spite of meeting all of our state’s legal qualifications for alcohol content and bottle size. The beers at issue [...]

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Alabama Homebrewing Legalization Update

All of you who have been keeping an eye on our News Page ( already know that HB354, The Homebrewing Legalization Bill, was reported favorably by the House Economic Development & Tourism Committee last week, and is now awaiting a full vote in the House. The next steps are for all of our supporters from [...]

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Homebrewing Legalization Update

  I received the following email from the Alabama Homebrewing Legalization group yesterday.  Please read and consider contacting the committee members expressing your support for HB354. The Homebrewing Legalization bill is ready to take its next step! HB354 is on the House Economic Development & Tourism Committee’s agenda for a vote tomorrow afternoon. I know [...]

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Gourmet Bottle Bill in the News

  If you haven’t seen these pieces about the Gourmet Bottle Bill then check them out… Gadsden Times Mobile Press-Register Birmingham News Birmingham News front page article CBS in Montgomery CBS in Birmingham Capitol Journal

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Suds of the South

  Suds of the South III is coming back to Tuscaloosa this weekend, March 10th from 4-7pm at Wilhagans.  Hard tickets are available at the Alcove, Wilhagans and Corks & Tops but if you need to buy tickets online then here is the link to do that.  It will also give you some more information [...]

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