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Category: Beer Politics

904 Magazine Article: Tapping In

April 12, 2015 | Posted in Beer Politics, News

Pick up a copy of the April 2015 issue of 904 Magazine this week and check out the article authored by Coe Douglas about one of the many legislative issues Florida craft breweries are facing this year. Hear from Ron Gamble, founder of Veterans United Craft Brewery, and Katie Mitura of Visit Jacksonville as to why local taprooms are places to be celebrated and supported.

Read the article online.

Support Florida Taprooms!

January 14, 2015 | Posted in Beer Politics, News

The news is out that some retailers and wholesalers have filed a petition against the State of Florida with the aim to challenge the existence of brewery tasting rooms, alleging that they have been improperly issued licenses to sell pints, growlers, and kegs under a "tourism exception".

Pending breweries-in-planning may remain unable to open their doors and even current breweries like us may face license revocation as a result of this insane legal action.

We ask our craft beer lovers to continue... Continue Reading

The Beer Bill Battle

March 27, 2014 | Posted in Beer Politics

This spring, beer bill matters heated up in the Florida legislature.  Ron and fellow local brewers weigh in on the issue here.