11/11/08 – a better Beaujolais

By Jesse on November 10, 2008


My friend in Dallas told me yesterday that their malls have already begun playing Christmas music, in what must be some sort of feeble attempt to motivate shoppers to spend like there’s no financial crisis. “Bah Humbug,” says I — we have a major holiday to deal with before the yuletide starts coming in! I speak, of course, of Thanksgiving, that magical time of year when families across America gather round a scrumptious feast of turkey, potatoes, cranberry sauce and pie…. and then wash it all down with a bottle of one of France’s grodiest wines.

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