Ever wonder why you can’t find the same wines in every US state? Curious about alcohol’s 3-tiered distribution system? (3 Tiers: Licensed Producer, Licensed Distributor, Licensed Retailer.) Shaun takes us through the red tape, protections, and confusion that sprung up after Prohibition. Best of all, he picks CRU CELLARS as the Featured Restaurant, and delivers an impassioned defense of distributors and how they’re more than just middle-men.
Featured Wine: The Hilt Pinot Noir Sta. Rita Hills CA
Featured Restaurant: Cru Cellars
2506 S. MacDill Ave.
Tampa, FL 33629