UTAH BOOZE

BY MONICA DOBIE
ALCOHOL supplies at the next Winter Olympics, in Salt Lake City, Utah, will be guaranteed and maybe even more liberal than the two previous games, despite the fact that about 70 per cent of the state is inhabited by teetotal Mormons, according to the Utah Travel Council.

Spokeswoman Tracie Cayford said: "We'll not run out. Noone will be short. All the alcohol in the state of Utah must be purchased through the state. If the state does not have a particular type of alcohol, it can be special ordered, but they would like some lead in time ...


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