City of Corpus Christi

We talked to the city of Corpus Christi before filing for any alcohol licensing to make sure that the location was appropriate. They confirmed that the location was in the correct zoning. If we do not make any permanent changes to the building, then the inspections from the previous tenant …

TTB Approval

Federal approval through the TTB was approved on January 14 which took a total of 3 days shy of 3 months to be accepted. A few hiccups along the way but nothing major. We took the lease out in our personal name and did not have the brewery name anywhere. …

TTB License

The TTB application is the main federal permit a brewery needs in order to open. They seemed to ask everything! They asked if we had committed any felony multiple times in different wording, they asked for height, weight, hair color, eye color, fathers name, mothers maiden name, everywhere you have …

Truck Load of Kegs

Today we picked up a truck load of kegs (plus 1 in the cab). 50 sixtels to be exact. We found the kegs listed for sale on probrewer.com from the nice people at Brazos Valley Brewery. Most items ship from Oregon or Colorado thus being located in south Texas can make shipping expensive. …

Form for Forms

When our LLC first was approved, we were told to fill out forms 720 by 7/13 and 1065 by 4/14. When we started to look into form 720 it started to mention that it was for alcohol sold and used as fuel. It was Publication 510 that explained what specific …