Utah’s Wacky Liquor Laws - Time for Change? January 30, 2007Posted by info in : Bartending, Alcohol , trackback
Utah has a lot of liquor laws that drive residents and tourists nuts.
The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control chairman wants to change some of them, but most of the restrictions that give Utah its quirky image will remain the same.
In this resort town where most of the Sundance Film Festival is screened that means bartenders and wait staff will continue to receive quizzical looks from out-of-state customers. Each year, bar and restaurant owners worry that affluent tourists will decide against a return trip to Utah because of the difficulty getting something other than 3.2 percent alcohol beer; the required paid memberships to private clubs to get drinks with liquor in them; and the prohibition against serving “doubles,” drinks with two shots of alcohol…..read full article