I don’t know if Alabama is our most backward state, but it is certainly in the discussion. Interestingly, like Alabama, all of the others are red states and most are in the South. To a great degree that is by design and it certainly affects voting. Juxtaposition this with Alabama’s current Senate race and you have the basis of today’s article. Let’s explore. Continue reading America’s South Pole?
Today I add the wines of Jordan Winery to the restricted list. It has nothing to do with quality and everything to do with the politics of the current C.E.O. John Jordan. Jordan Winery makes a Cabernet Sauvignon and a Chardonnay. Reflecting my prejudice in wines, I will concentrate on the Cab which is fantastic. Vintages vary, but expect to pay north of $40 at retail, (significantly more in a restaurant), and it will most likely be rated at 90 points or above. In fact the only problem you will have with the wine is finding it; it is usually allocated. Continue reading Rated R – Jordan Winery