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Adventures with Old Vines : a Beginner's Guide to Being a Wine Connoisseur.

Author: Richard L Chilton Jr
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides a clear and knowledgeable overview of wine for beginning connoisseurs. In addition, it offers detailed snapshots of key vineyards and vintages that will be an excellent reference  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard L Chilton Jr
ISBN: 9781538106136 1538106132
OCLC Number: 1027039668
Description: 296 pages
Contents: AcknowledgmentsIntroductionChapter 1 Getting Started and Buying WineChapter 2 Storing Wines: Establishing a CellarChapter 3 The Art of Tasting: How to Appreciate WineChapter 4 Collecting versus ConnoisseurshipChapter 5 How to Read a Wine ListChapter 6 The History and Role of the SommelierChapter 7 Vines, Grapes, and Climate . . . After All, It's Just FarmingChapter 8 From the Grape to the Bottle: How Is Wine Really Made?Chapter 9 The Benchmark Wines . . . Let the Journey BeginVineyard ProfilesNotesCreditsIndex

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Chilton, owner of a Napa Valley winery, captures his extensive subject-matter wisdom in this loosely structured collection of how-tos on purchasing, storing, tasting, collecting, manufacturing, and Read more...

 
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