Just yesterday, we were thrilled to hear that the hops are free (or at least MORE free!) in Alabama. Governor Bob Riley signed HB373 with amendment into Law, giving the citizens of Alabama the right to purchase beer that is up to 13.9% ABV (formerly, the limit was 6%), and it will be found in the liquor and grocery stores, but not convenience markets.
Want the story from the people who really know? Check it out on the Free the Hops blog.