Status: Permitted, subject to federal law, and local option.
Alaska statute § 04.21.015 permits the private manufacture of alcoholic beverages provided that the manufacture of such alcoholic beverage does not exceed the limit imposed on private manufacture under federal law or an area that has adopted local option law.
Section 04.21.015 is a very concise exception enabling the private production of alcoholic beverages according to limits imposed by certain state statutes and federal law.
The private production of alcoholic beverages shall not interfere with AS 04.16.050, 04.16.051, 04.16.080; or AS 04.21.010, 04.21.020. See applicable statutes.
State Alcohol Beverage Control Agency
- 550 W. 7th Ave., Suite 350
- Anchorage, AK 99501
- Phone: 907.277.8638
- Fax: 907.272.9412
Applicable Statutory Material
Sec. 04.21.015 Private manufacture of alcoholic beverages.
(a) Except as provided in (b) of this section, the provisions of this title do not apply to the private manufacture of alcoholic beverages.
(b) This section does not apply to AS 04.16.050, 04.16.051, 04.16.080; AS 04.21.010, 04.21.020; alcoholic beverages manufactured in a quantity that exceeds the limit imposed on private manufacture under federal law; or an area that has adopted a local option law under AS 04.11.491.
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