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• US home beer brewers seek changes to alcohol laws

US home beer brewers seek changes to alcohol laws

About the only thing Kevin Flynn enjoys more than drinking his home-brewed beer is sharing it with fellow beer club members at festivals and tasting competitions. So Flynn and his buddies were shocked to discover that Wisconsin law prohibits sharing homemade suds anywhere outside the brewer’s home. The law could “pretty much be the end […]

• Wisconsin: Craft brewers vent anger over budget provision

Wisconsin: Craft brewers vent anger over budget provision

The number of craft brewers is growing across the state, with beer-brand names like New Glarus, Capital Brewery and Sprecher as recognizable to many Wisconsin beer drinkers as Bud and Miller Lite. In all, the state’s 60 craft brewers now account for 5 percent — a rising but still slim percentage — of the state’s […]