Age of Funky Bunch Members

All members of this website must be at least 21 years of age. Additionally, “Funky Bunch” Members must be of minimum drinking age as defined by local, state/provincial, or federal law. Users that do not meet these requirements must not view/visit the California Wild Ales, LLC website, submit any information to the website, or participate in any features of this website.

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us at California Wild Ales, LLC. In order to keep your information secure while maintaining an effective website, we have created the following policy.

We only collect the information that you feel comfortable providing. In most cases, the more information you provide, the more effective our website can be. However, this website can be useful without any disclosure on your part.

Some of the features of this website collect personal information from our users. California Wild Ales, LLC is the sole owner of the information collected on this website, and will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.

Sharing Information

We may share aggregate information or data (that is not linked to any personal information) with our partners and advertisers. In the event that we partner with a third-party to provide specific services, we may share specific information or data to these third-parties, which are not allowed to use personal information except for the purpose of providing these services.

Emails from California Wild Ales.

When  subscribing to our e-newsletter (see “e-newsletters“), the user agrees to receive auto-generated e-mails from California Wild Ales, LLC. Please see the policies listed previously in this section for specific information.

Anti-Spam Policy

We will not tolerate any user sending spam related to California Wild Ales, LLC. We reserve the right to take action against such offenses. Specifically, users may be given the option to share a feature of the California Wild Ales, LLC website with friends and family. Users should only enter the e-mail addresses of those individuals that they know are willing to receive such e-mails.

When you Share

When enjoying your Wild Ales experience via this website, you agree to the following:

By pressing the “SUBMIT” button, I CONFIRM that I have agreed that my photograph, short story and first name, last name, city and state may appear on the label, six-pack, website, newsletter and other promotional materials for California Wild Ales, LLC. and understand that no fees for such use will be paid.  I also confirm that I have permission, by the photographer, by other people that may be in the photograph and by any other third party to submit this photograph and that no other party claims any rights to it or is entitled to any payment for its use.  I acknowledge that I am the sole owner of the photograph and that I have the exclusive authority to grant the use of the photograph and story to California Wild Ales, LLC.

I also grant license to California Wild Ales, LLC to modify my picture or short story as necessary.

I now waive, to California Wild Ales, LLC. and its successors, assigns and licensees, all personal rights and objections to any use to be made of my photograph and short story in connection with any packaging, website, newsletter, promotional material, publication, or publicity in connection therewith, and/or for any other trade and advertising purposes. I understand that in proceeding with the release of my photograph, short story and name, California Wild Ales, LLC. will do so in full reliance on the foregoing permission.

Featured California Wild Ales Member

From time to time, we select the recipe/artwork/story that has received the most positive feedback and show them our appreciation with some free California Wild Ales gear or product, or recognition in our e-newsletter or on our packaging.

The following are guidelines for the selection process (in other words, a legal statement):

Submitters agree to all terms of service of this website, and specifically the “share your CWA experience” policy.

There is no set schedule for the frequency of the selection of CWA experience submissions.

Each submission is eligible for one of these selection periods.

All submissions will have been available for rating for a minimum of days prior to being eligible for selection.

There is no guarantee that submissions will be displayed for rating, or that selected submissions will featured in any way, or that the submitter will receive a prize of any kind.

The selection of a submission is based on the ratings that it receives from website visitors. All decisions are up to the discretion of California Wild Ales, LLC and are final.

California Wild Ales Newsletter

Users that subscribe to our e-newsletter will receive on-going e-mails from California Wild Ales, LLC. Users may opt-out of receiving future e-mails at any time by following a link contained in each of these e-mails.

External Links

This website may contain links to other websites. California Wild Ales, LLC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. These terms of service apply solely to the California Wild Ales, LLC website.

Log Files

We use IP addresses to help analyze trends, administer the website, track user movement, and track fraud.


This website uses “cookies.” A “cookie” is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user or their interaction with a website. Any information that a user submits can be tied to a cookie, and may be used within the same visit, or during a future visit.


This website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. This includes a secured physical location of servers, and limited access to collected information that is not displayed on this website.

Contacting California Wild Ales

If you have any questions about these terms of service, please contact us.

Notification of Terms of Service

Any changes to these terms of service will be posted here. We will use collected information and data in accordance with the privacy policy under which it was collected.