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The wine bible

Author: Karen MacNeil
Publisher: New York : Workman Pub., 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the history of wine, grape varieties, winemaking techniques, and vintages.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen MacNeil
ISBN: 1563054345 9781563054341
OCLC Number: 46907893
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvii, 910 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Mastering wine --
France --
Italy --
Spain --
Portugal --
Germany --
Austria --
Hungary --
Greece --
The United States and Canada --
Australia --
New Zealand --
South Africa --
Chile --
Argentina --
Appendixes.
Responsibility: by Karen MacNeil.
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Beginning with the basics of mastering wine, such as how to taste, understanding variety and vineyard, this reference covers all the essentials. It then goes on to list the character and traits of  Read more...

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"A dazzling, comprehensive, modern guide to wine, free of elitism and pedantry. This thoroughly successful work sets a new standard and makes wine more accessible and user-friendly than it has ever Read more...

 
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by LouisPalmer (WorldCat user published 2015-10-17) Excellent Permalink

Very informative. The writing style is graceful and reader friendly. The author has a style of writing that makes the subject compelling to read. The book is more than the sum of its title. A great deal of historical facts about the development of countries is woven throughout the book. 

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