Preparing for Utah

Next week, I’ll be headed to Utah to visit my sister. I’ll be based in Salt Lake City, which is of course the Mormon capital. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is a religion that shuns alcohol consumption, and I’m eager to learn how — or if — this has impacted beer drinking in the region. Perhaps it’s held the state back, since there is such a large percentage that do not drink. Perhaps it’s made the state’s drinkers that much more aggressive. Continue reading “Preparing for Utah”