Buying a beer isn’t what it used to be. Big brands Budweiser and Miller could merge. Then there’s the rise of craft beer. To get at this craft beer boom, GPB Macon’s Michael Caputo sat down with Nicole Thurston, freelance writer for the 11th Hour Magazine.
Microbrewers have been lobbying state legislators to loosen regulations that some say are stifling their industry, but it seems lawmakers aren’t interested in changing rules that have been around since the end of Prohibition.
A sttate Senate committee says Georgia brewers should able to sell growlers up to 64 ounces at their breweries directly to customers for at-home consumption, provided that they drink some of it on premises first.