A consumer recently contacted Gluten Free Watchdog about Walkabout GFA (gluten-free ale) from Walkabout Brewing Co. The beer is labeled gluten-free and includes the following statement on the label, “Walkabout GFA is brewed with malted barley and hops specially crafted to be gluten-free.”
Consumer question: Is this legal?
Answer: Yes, in the state of Oregon (this product is also labeled, “for sale in Oregon only”).
Bottom Line: The TTB regulates malt beverages made using both malted barley and hops (e.g., what we […]