Customers can already purchase wine at some farmers markets, and they could add craft beer to their shopping lists under a proposal in the state House.
The move could help craft brewers grow their business, Santoni said. Craft breweries are small, independent operations that produce much less beer than big-name breweries.
“It’s a niche market and it’s growing,” said Santoni, the Democratic chairman of the House Liquor Control Committee. “We’re trying to help.”