Tag Archives: St. George Spirits

• California: Craft Distillers (David) Take On Distibutors (Goliath)

California: Craft Distillers (David) Take On Distibutors (Goliath)

Small liquor makers hope to tweak state law to be able to charge for tastings and sell bottles. Big wholesalers are a major hurdle. In a 65,000-square-foot structure that once housed Navy fighter jets, Lance Winters of St. George Spirits makes popular Hangar One vodka, along with gin, bourbon, rum, whiskey, liqueurs and even absinthe. […]

• Tasting At Distilleries May Soon Be Reality In California

Tasting At Distilleries May Soon Be Reality In California

What does California have in common with Nevada, Alaska and Mississippi? If you’re stumped, don’t worry, because there may actually only be one thing: A prohibition against distilleries selling tastes and bottles of their product at the actual distillery. Yep, it’s true. When it comes to certain liquor laws, California is about as progressive as […]