How to Start a Winery in California

According to the Wine Institute there are currently over 500 California wineries that produce over 560 million gallons of wine per year, and that number is continually growing. This kind of productions can result in an estimated $19 billion retail value. It’s easy to...

The Laws for Selling Beer in California

In order to sell beer in California you must have a liquor license. There are many types of liquor licenses that can be obtained and they each server their own purpose. The size of your business, the amount of liquor, and the type of liquor you plan to sell can all...

What Zoning is Required to Sell Liquor?

Zoning Permits Before you can obtain a liquor license you must first acquire the proper zoning permits that are required by your city, or county, government for the privilege of selling alcoholic beverages on the actual property you want. Typically the zoning permits...

Home Wine Making Laws in California

Making Your Own Wine If you are wanting to make your own wine then you are in luck, it is perfectly legal and can be done right from your home. You will be allowed by the state of California to produce 100 gallons of wine per adult in your home with a maximum of 200...