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California Polytechnic State University
'Sip-and-spit' bill would allow underage winemakers to taste wines
'Sip-and-spit' bill would allow underage winemakers to taste wines

If you’re under 21 and studying winemaking, how are you going to taste the wine you are learning to make? Right now, underage students in Cal Poly San Luis Obispo’s wine and viticulture program are shut out from classes that include wine-tasting as part of the coursework. As a result, many of them end up taking five years to graduate. And with college as expensive as it is right now, that's a huge issue for students. Annmarie Cornejo, writing in the San Luis Obispo Tribune, has a report on Assembly Bill 1989 as it works its way through the state Legislature. The bill, sponsored by Assemblyman Wesley Chesbro (D-Arcata), proposes an exception to California’s prohibition against...