Category Archives: Brewery & Cidery

Tip for writing your alternation plan

Federal law requires that proprietor (business/license) must have operational control of the shared (“alternating”) portion of the premises each c...

Case Study (and YES, it’s a true story)

When it lost its lease and was forced to move to a new location, a local bar prepared and filed its own removal application with the State Liquor Auth...

Tasting of Spirits

When offering tastings of spirits, each patron is limited to three 0.25 oz tastings in a calendar day and each of the samples cannot have anything add...

Handwritten craft beverage labels

A new craft beverage producer produced two varieties of hard cider. It wondered if the State Liquor Authority would accept a label that had preprinted...

Tied house rules

Tied house rules prevent any person from having a direct or indirect interest in both a wholesale and a retail business involving alcohol. For example...