Bigger beer bottles coming this week

{} A new law taking effect this week will bring bigger beer bottles to retailers and restaurants. {}It allows statewide sales of beer in bottles up to 25.4 ounces. {}Currently, state law only allows beer bottles up to 16 ounces.

{} {} Some{}counties had ordinances that allowed the larger bottles.

{} {} Beers sold in the larger bottles are generally high-end craft beers. {}Some Alabama breweries have already started bottling in he larger sizes- but those beers have not yet been put up for sale.