A customer samples the beer selection at the Olde Mecklenburg Brewery in Charlotte in this 2014 file photo. Olde Mecklenburg is one of several breweries statewide that has pushed for the “Craft Freedom” beer law changes.
A customer samples the beer selection at the Olde Mecklenburg Brewery in Charlotte in this 2014 file photo. Olde Mecklenburg is one of several breweries statewide that has pushed for the “Craft Freedom” beer law changes. TODD SUMLIN tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
A customer samples the beer selection at the Olde Mecklenburg Brewery in Charlotte in this 2014 file photo. Olde Mecklenburg is one of several breweries statewide that has pushed for the “Craft Freedom” beer law changes. TODD SUMLIN tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com

NC alcohol law reforms: A modest proposal

May 03, 2017 03:00 PM