Alcohol bill could slow Texas wineries' growth

Amarillo Globe News -- Local and state winemakers are calling on Congress to put the kibosh on a proposed federal law that could threaten their expansion into markets outside Texas.


The smaller producers without vast supply chains through wholesale distributors have come to rely on these out-of-town sales through the Internet for more and more of their income, said Tim Dodd, director of the Texas Wine Marketing Research Institute at Texas Tech University.

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