Alcohol Control Systems

Retail Distribution Systems for Wine

Laws addressing retail distribution of wine including State-run, private licensed sellers, or combination systems.

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Changes Over Time for Retail Distribution Systems for Wine
Jurisdiction
[Limited to states with a state-run-system]
Date Range Distribution System: Wine Subtype
Alcohol Content Range
V=Alcohol by Volume
W=Alcohol by Weight
N=Measurement Not Specified
Citations
Overall By Wine Subtype
ID (Idaho)
1/1/1998 - 6/30/2003License0.00%N - 4.00%W4 Citations
ID (Idaho)
1/1/1998 - 6/30/2003Both>4.00%W - 16.00%V8 Citations
ID (Idaho)
1/1/1998 - 6/30/2003State-run>16.00%V - 100.00%N4 Citations
ID (Idaho)
7/1/2003 - 6/30/2011License0.00%N - 4.00%W5 Citations
ID (Idaho)

On July 1, 2003, "dessert wine" was added to those wines authorized for sale by a "retail wine license," thus increasing the high end of the alcohol content range from 16 percent to 21 percent ABV.

7/1/2003 - 6/30/2011Both>4.00%W - 21.00%V9 Citations
ID (Idaho)
7/1/2003 - 3/19/2017State-run>21.00%V - 100.00%N4 Citations
ID (Idaho)

State liquor stores may sell "table wine" that is manufactured in Idaho. "Table wine" is defined as any "alcoholic beverage containing not more than sixteen percent (16%) alcohol by volume obtained by the fermentation of the natural sugar content of fruits or other agricultural products containing sugar whether or not other ingredients are added." See Idaho Code §§ 23-203 and 23-1303.

7/1/2011 - 1/1/2018License0.00%V - 16.00%V7 Citations
ID (Idaho)

On July 1, 2003, "dessert wine" was added to those wines authorized for sale by a "retail wine license," thus increasing the high end of the alcohol content range from 16 percent to 21 percent ABV.

7/1/2011 - 3/19/2017Both>16.00%V - 21.00%V8 Citations
ID (Idaho)
3/20/2017 - 1/1/2018Both>16.00%V - 24.00%V7 Citations
ID (Idaho)
3/20/2017 - 1/1/2018State-run>24.00%V - 100.00%N4 Citations