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Macon Discusses Possible Beer Law Change

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- Georgia is one the few states in the country where it’s illegal to buy beer at a brewery. Breweries are educational tours and give beer as a souvenir. but it’s just not enough. Especially for breweries like Macon Beer...

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Lawrenceville OKs rezoning for planned brewery

Lawrenceville’s City Council unanimously granted the first step in turning a 106-year-old building next to the old train depot into the first beer brewery in both the city and Gwinnett County. Heading up the project at 407 N. Clayton St. is Marty Mazzawi, a dentist...

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The Truth Behind The Sweetwater and Terrapin Rivalry

My fellow Georgians, lend me your ears. Believe it or not, there are people who think that ill will exists between Georgia’s two major craft brewers -- Atlanta’s SweetWater Brewing Company and Athens’ Terrapin Beer Company. I’ve heard people argue over it with that...

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