On the latest episode of "Utah Booze News: An Alcohol Policy Podcast," FOX 13's Ben Winslow and The Salt Lake Tribune's Kathy Stephenson break down the latest meeting of Utah's Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission. There's an "investigation" into the drinking habits of DABC commissioners, a reminder that Utah law demands bars offer food (even if you don't eat it), new numbers since the state's controversial .05 ... Read more
Speaking on the latest episode of “Utah Booze News: An Alcohol Policy Podcast” produced by FOX 13 and The Salt Lake Tribune, Sal Petilos, the executive director of the Utah Dept. of Alcoholic Beverage Control outlined exactly how 3.2 beer is going to go away, and what will replace heavier beers in state-run liquor stores.Petilos also told FOX 13's Ben Winslow and the Tribune’s Kathy Stephenson who will be appointed to sit on the “B... Read more
On the latest episode of the “Utah Booze News” podcast: Another interesting meeting of Utah’s Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission! The Salt Lake Tribune‘s Kathy Stephenson and FOX 13’s Ben Winslow talk about how Social Axe Throwing got around Utah’s strict liquor laws so they can sell beer (it involves pool tables) and the “not a lottery” for the rare Pappy Van Winkle bourbon!
FOX 13's Ben Winslow and The Salt Lake Tribune's Kathy Stephenson discuss one of the last remaining "Zion Curtains" (technically, a Zion Ceiling) to fall at the Eccles Theater and the legislature revisiting the very controversial .05 DUI law while insisting they will not repeal it.Tanner Lenart, an attorney who specializes in liquor laws at the firm of Christensen & Jensen, joins the podcast to answer YOUR questions about ... Read more
A recap of a surprisingly dramatic meeting of Utah's Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission. Axe-throwing and karaoke are on the chopping block for beer. And Ogden’s Own Distillery unveils another slightly controversial vodka label.