Yes. It can't be shipped across state borders. And all of Canada is not in the equation..
The website makes me wonder. When I enter Maine it redirects me to a California retailer. But its pricey any way.
Everclear is way cheaper.
The effort I like to put into having some beer amounts to the equivalent of popping open a can. And there are so many good beers now that come available in a can that, to me, it is worth the effort and weight over the portage trail.
I am intrigued by the idea of dehydrated beer, and I have read good reviews of Pat's, but I haven't been willing or had the need to pull the trigger on ordering some yet.