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The Taps are Open

Written by Mike Turner on April 25, 2014
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Wine growlers are given an okay by the Federal Goverment.

After Oregon passed a law allowing stores and restaurants to pour wine into containers brought in by consumers the federal Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau wanted to step in with fees and regulations.

Oregon’s entire congressional delegation fired off a letter to put a halt to the blockade of the law.

Winegrowers want to take advantage of the huge growth in popularity of beer growlers by allowing stores and restaurants to pour wine into containers brought in by consumers.

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