Craft Distillers Now Able To Sell Direct To Consumer

Craft Distillers Now Able To Sell Direct To Consumer

On Thursday, October 8, 2015 Governor Brown signed into law Assembly Bill 1295, commonly called the Craft Distillers Act of 2015. The new law creates a “craft distiller’s license” which…

Can Minors be Employed by a Business Selling Alcohol?

Can Minors be Employed by a Business Selling Alcohol?

One question that gets asked often is whether or not minors can be employed in a business that is selling alcoholic beverages.  We’d like to take a moment to clear…

Ironfire Brewing Company Approved in Temecula

Ironfire Brewing Company Approved in Temecula

TEMECULA, CA:   The Planning Commission approved a conditional use permit application submitted by Ironfire Brewing Co, an under-construction brewery on Zevo Drive in northwestern Temecula. Alcoholic Beverage Consulting Service…

ABC Service Prevails in Liquor License Battle

ABC Service Prevails in Liquor License Battle

A pair of Murrieta residents is trying to organize a neighborhood to oppose convenience store owners who are applying for permits to sell alcohol under the city’s newly-relaxed alcohol guidelines.

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Frequently Asked Questions Part Two – California Liquor Licenses
July 23, 2012

Frequently Asked Questions Part Two – California Liquor Licenses

 Q. When must licenses be renewed? A. It is the responsibility of the licensee to renew his license whether or not he has received a renewal notice from ABC. All…

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Frequently Asked Questions Part One – California Liquor Licenses
July 16, 2012

Frequently Asked Questions Part One – California Liquor Licenses

These are some of the most frequently asked questions by those looking to obtain a liquor license in California. Q. What is an alcoholic beverage license? A. A license issued…

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Obtaining a Liquor License in California: A Step-By-Step Overview
July 9, 2012

Obtaining a Liquor License in California: A Step-By-Step Overview

Having a liquor license is a vital element to many California businesses.  From the wineries in Napa Valley, to nightlife and fine dining establishments, a wide range of businesses require…

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What Are Reasons Your California Liquor License Application Could Be Denied?
July 2, 2012

What Are Reasons Your California Liquor License Application Could Be Denied?

The sale of alcoholic beverages in California requires a license from the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control, commonly referred to as ABC. An application must be filed for this…

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Ironfire Brewing Company Approved in Temecula
May 12, 2012

Ironfire Brewing Company Approved in Temecula

TEMECULA, CA:   The Planning Commission approved a conditional use permit application submitted by Ironfire Brewing Co, an under-construction brewery on Zevo Drive in northwestern Temecula. Alcoholic Beverage Consulting Service…

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  • <strong>Harald Herrmann</strong>, President/CEO, Yard House Restaurants

    “The Alcoholic Beverage Consulting Service team have been instrumental in support of the growth and success of Yard House over the past 5 years.”

    - Harald Herrmann, President/CEO, Yard House Restaurants
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    - Amy Bergrud, Director of Finance, Malibu Estate/Surfrider, Sunset Marquis Hotel
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    - John Maino, President, Ironfire Brewing Company
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    “I have been working with Mike Brewer and his team for over 16 years and find everyone consistently responsive, reliable and willing to go above and beyond."

    - Dianne Scott, Director of Corporate Relations, BJ’s Restaurants, Inc.
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