4Q Basket Case

Retired. Recovering banker & financial analyst. Wine enthusiast & student. Frustrated writer.

Fan of Islay scotches, Czech and German Pilsners, and Southern Rhone varietal wines. Chateauneuf de Pape GSM, in particular.

Good food, drink, music, friends, and books. Like to explore new wines and re-live Islay scotches.
Location
Tuscaloosa
Your Favorite Team
(SEC) Alabama Crimson Tide
Occupation
Former mechanic and janitor in a tie. I fixed things and cleaned up messes. Now Mrs. Basket Case’s kept man.
UA Grad?
Yes
ZipCode
35406

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