Brassy jazz standards. Busy cash registers. The crinkle of bottles being wrapped in brown paper bags. Walk in the front door of Red Spirits & Wine in Bellevue, and you're immediately hit with the holiday rush.
This is the busy season for liquor retailers. Open houses, Christmas gifts, family visiting from out of town — they're all reasons to stock up on booze.
But the shelves in many Tennessee liquor stores don't just contain alcohol these days.