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CCBA Launches first-of-its-kind CA Craft Beer Summit and Brewers Showcase


The CCBA is excited and proud to announce the launch of the California Craft Beer Summit and Brewers Showcase to connect California’s thriving craft brewing industry to beer enthusiasts across the state. This first-of-its-kind event will profile California craft beer and celebrate the brewers whose creativity and passion have formed the world’s most coveted beers. [...]

‘Farmers’ Market Bill’ is Now Law


The CCBA-sponsored Assembly Bill 2004 (Chesbro) added Section 23399.45 to the Business and Professions Code, effective 01/01/15.  This provision creates a new Certified Farmers’ Market Beer Sales Permit, which has been designated as a Type 84.  The new permit will allow beer manufacturers (Types 01 and 23) to sell sealed containers of beer off-sale to [...]

California Craft Beer- 2014 Review


As 2014 comes to a close the California Craft Brewers Association, the not-for-profit trade association representing the small and independent craft brewers in California, looks back at the year of craft beer in the golden state.  “We have seen year after year of strong craft beer growth both in California and nationally”, said Tom McCormick, [...]