Ed Emery http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Home Brewers Could Take Part In Beer Festivals Under Bill Passed By Mo. Senate http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/home-brewers-could-take-part-beer-festivals-under-bill-passed-mo-senate <p>Legislation that would allow home brewers to bring home-made beer to festivals has passed the <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/">Missouri Senate</a>.</p><p>Under <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/13info/bts_web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&amp;BillID=17140186">Senate Bill 114</a>,&nbsp;home-brewers could give away free samples to guests at beer festivals and tastings, but would not be allowed to sell them.&nbsp; The sponsor,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/13info/members/mem15.htm">State Senator Eric Schmitt </a>(R, Glendale), says an emergency clause was added so that home brewers can take part in this year’s Brewer’s Heritage Festival in St. Louis. Fri, 08 Mar 2013 22:24:41 +0000 Marshall Griffin 10035 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Home Brewers Could Take Part In Beer Festivals Under Bill Passed By Mo. Senate