American Homebrewers Association http://apr.org en Ala. Governor Signs Law Making Home Brewing Legal http://apr.org/post/ala-governor-signs-law-making-home-brewing-legal <p>Alabama's governor has signed legislation making home brewing legal.</p><p>Alabama had been the only state banning the home brewing of beer and wine, but the Legislature passed a bill Tuesday. A spokeswoman for Gov. Robert Bentley says he signed the bill Thursday. The new law takes effect immediately.<br><br>The American Homebrewers Association estimates there are 5,000 home brewers in Alabama, even though the practice has been illegal.<br><br>The new law allows them to make 15 gallons of beer or wine every three months. It cannot be sold.</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 12:37:14 +0000 The Associated Press 30117 at http://apr.org Ala. Governor Signs Law Making Home Brewing Legal