Could You Order Wine by U.S. Mail Soon?

The mailman cometh, plus a star sommelier is arrested for arson and damaging floods hit German wineries

Could You Order Wine by U.S. Mail Soon?
An end to a 1909 law banning the shipping of alcohol by mail could mean that the USPS may soon be a delivery option for direct-to-consumer wine orders. (James Steinberg)
From the Oct 31, 2021, issue

The mailman cometh? In Wine Spectator’s news roundup in the Oct. 31, 2021, issue, the United States Postal Service could start delivering wine if new legislation is passed to end a 1909 law banning the shipping of alcohol by mail. Plus, floods damage German vineyards and a New York City-based sommelier is arrested for arson.

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