Craft beer business booming in New York

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The craft beer business is booming in New York. 

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the number of craft beverage makers has jumped 50 percent in the last three years.

That's when a new law went into effect that reduced red tape for brewers.

New York is now the fourth largest state in the U.S. for the number of beer and wine producers.

The state also has the most hard cider producers in the nation.

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