29 Sep '15, 11pm
Our official position regarding #CrowlerGate. Read:
Austin, Texas – September 29, 2015 – TABC issued a press release today explaining the actions it has taken against Cuvee Coffee for its use of their crowler machine. Cuvee’s position has been, and continues to be, that the practice of filling and selling crowlers does not violate its TABC permit nor any provision of the alcoholic beverage code. Cuvee is a law abiding business, with good relations with TABC representatives. We simply disagree with TABC’s interpretation of the beverage code as it relates to our crowler machine. Our decision to continue using the crowler was driven by our desire to obtain a judicial ruling on our use of the crowler — a decision not uninvited by TABC representatives. As the press release acknowledges, we were simply exercising our right to petition the courts for a ruling. That can’t happen until a court obtains jurisdiction over this issue. T...