Federal Rules Threaten Wine Growlers

EUGENE, Ore. — Federal regulations could threaten a growing trend in Eugene–wine growlers. Oregon passed a law last year making it legal to fill up reusable containers with wine. Since then, growler fill-up stations have been popping up all over the area. Now the U.S. government is asking Oregon to overturn that ruling, saying retailers … Continue reading »

Growlers Bill Clears Oregon House

EUGENE, Ore. — Wine lovers might soon be able take some of their favorite wines and cider home in growlers. On Thursday the Oregon House of Representative approved a bill that would allow people to fill up the containers at stores and restaurants. It still has to pass the Senate, but for the most part … Continue reading »