Wine Folly

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ISBN: 9780399575969
Release Date: 2015-09-22
Number of pages: 240
Author: Madeline Puckette
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Wine Folly in PDF and EPUB The best introductory book on wine to come along in years” (The Washington Post) from the creators of the award-winning winefolly.com Red or white? Cabernet or merlot? Light or bold? What to pair with food? Drinking great wine isn’t hard, but finding great wine does require a deeper understanding of the fundamentals. Wine Folly: The Essential Guide to Wine will help you make sense of it all in a unique infographic wine book. Designed by the creators of WineFolly.com, which has won Wine Blogger of the Year from the International Wine & Spirits Competition, this book combines sleek, modern information design with data visualization and gives readers pragmatic answers to all their wine questions, including: • Detailed taste profiles of popular and under-the-radar wines. • A guide to pairing food and wine. • A wine-region section with detailed maps. • Practical tips and tricks for serving wine. • Methods for tasting wine and identifying flavors. Packed with information and encouragement, Wine Folly: The Essential Guide to Wine will empower your decision-making with practical knowledge and give you confidence at the table.


Wine Folly

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ISBN: 9780718184537
Release Date: 2015-11-26
Number of pages: 240
Author: Madeline Puckette
Publisher: Penguin UK

Download and read online Wine Folly in PDF and EPUB Red or white? Cabernet or Merlot? Medium or full-bodied? Drinking great wine isn't hard, but finding a great wine is much easier when you understand the fundamentals. Using artistic info-graphics and flowcharts, Madeline Puckette and Justin Hammack have created a robust resource packed with information. From tips on which glasses to use, and easy-to-grasp flavour wheels for each wine type, to simple tasting and food-pairing notes, Wine Folly is a fascinating modern and colourful guide. This accessible book will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to enjoy great wines. The perfect wine companion.


Wine For Dummies

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ISBN: 9781119118848
Release Date: 2015-10-26
Number of pages: 432
Author: Ed McCarthy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online Wine For Dummies in PDF and EPUB Are you up to date on today's wine scene? Wine For Dummies, 6th Edition reveals what's in, what's out, and what's new in wine. With new and revised content, this edition of the popular Wine For Dummies text takes you on a tour of emerging and old world wine regions, showcasing the varieties and styles you need to know to stay up to date on today's wine scene. In addition to highlighting wines themselves, this approachable resource offers insight into wine shops, supermarket wine selections, wine and food pairings, vintage charts, and price guidelines. For the aspiring wine aficionado, the text offers expert advice on buying, collecting, and rating wines—and can direct you in updating your personal collection through its thorough guidance. Wine has, for generations, been an important part of culture and society around the world. Over time, trends in wine change—as do the ways in which it is created, celebrated, and enjoyed. Exploring today's wine trends is a great way to learn more about and appreciate different cultures—and let's be honest: educational value aside, wine tastes amazing. Understand different grape varieties and varying wine styles Read wine lists and labels, and understand how to use them to make the right purchases Pair your wine with food in a way that will bring out the best flavors in all aspects of your meal Explore how to best select, store, open, pour, and enjoy your wine Wine For Dummies, 6th Edition provides you with the information you need to confidently navigate today's wine scene!


Wine A Tasting Course

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ISBN: 9781409357469
Release Date: 2014-01-16
Number of pages: 256
Author: Marnie Old
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Download and read online Wine A Tasting Course in PDF and EPUB Demystify wine with this ultimate visual course for wine lovers - now available in PDF. Think while you drink with Wine A Tasting Course. A fresh take on the world of wine, showing you what you need to know and exploding wine myths. Can't smell honeysuckle or taste tobacco? So what. Wine A Tasting Course focuses on you, helping you to discover which wines you like and why. Easy to understand, jargon-free and full of fun infographics, this no-nonsense book will help you to appreciate enjoying wine in everyday life, exploring talking, tasting and buying wine, before then covering grape varieties and regions. Drink alongside your discoveries with fun wine tasting tests that cover wines from all over the world and learn key wine facts in "Did you know" boxes. Wine- A Tasting Course is perfect for anyone looking for a practical dynamic guide to wine tasting that focuses on enjoying and understanding wine for yourself, rather than for others.


The 24 Hour Wine Expert

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ISBN: 9780141983639
Release Date: 2016-02-04
Number of pages: 112
Author: Jancis Robinson
Publisher: Penguin UK

Download and read online The 24 Hour Wine Expert in PDF and EPUB Wine is now one of the most popular drinks in the world. Many wine drinkers wish they knew more about it without having to understand every detail or go on a wine course. In The 24-Hour Wine Expert, Jancis Robinson shares her expertise with authority, wit and approachability. From the difference between red and white, to the shape of bottles and their labels, descriptions of taste, colour and smell, to pairing wine with food and the price-quality correlation, Robinson helps us make the most of this mysteriously delicious drink.


The Essential Scratch Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert

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ISBN: 0544005031
Release Date: 2013
Number of pages: 22
Author: Richard Betts
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Essential Scratch Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert in PDF and EPUB Presents a basic, scent-guided introduction to wines and wine appreciation, detailing wine's basic components to help the reader determine what kind of wine they like best.


The Unfiltered Guide to Working in Wine

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ISBN: 9781524543228
Release Date: 2016-09-16
Number of pages: 122
Author: Hillary Zio
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Download and read online The Unfiltered Guide to Working in Wine in PDF and EPUB After a decade of wine experience, Hillary Zio has uncorked and dissected the industry. This book is for anyone interested in or fascinated with pursuing a career in wine. Hillary’s no-BS approach tackles restaurant, retail, and wholesale positions with honest advice and trade secrets. From certification schools to professional interviews, you’ll find layers of real advice to help you find your place, land your dream job, and absolutely love what you do.


Windows on the World Complete Wine Course

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ISBN: 1402767676
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 338
Author: Kevin Zraly
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

Download and read online Windows on the World Complete Wine Course in PDF and EPUB Looks at how and where wine is made and how this affects its quality and pricing, including information on how the professionals taste and rate wine and a country-by-country tour of the latest vintages.


The Wine Bible

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ISBN: 9780761187158
Release Date: 2015-10-13
Number of pages: 1008
Author: Karen MacNeil
Publisher: Workman Publishing

Download and read online The Wine Bible in PDF and EPUB Announcing the completely revised and updated edition of The Wine Bible, the perennial bestselling wine book praised as “The most informative and entertaining book I’ve ever seen on the subject” (Danny Meyer), “A guide that has all the answers” (Bobby Flay), “Astounding” (Thomas Keller), and “A magnificent masterpiece of wine writing” (Kevin Zraly). Like a lively course from an expert teacher, The Wine Bible grounds the reader deeply in the fundamentals while layering on informative asides, tips, amusing anecdotes, definitions, glossaries, photos (all new for this edition), maps, labels, and recommended bottles. Karen MacNeil’s information comes directly through primary research; for this second edition she has tasted more than 10,000 wines and visited dozens of wine regions around the world. New to the book are wines of China, Japan, Mexico, and Slovenia. And through it all the reader becomes ever more informed—and, because of the author’s unique voice, always entertained: “In great years Pétrus is ravishing, elegant, and rich—Ingrid Bergman in red satin.” Or, describing a Riesling: “A laser beam. A sheet of ice. A great crackling bolt of lightning.”


Hugh Johnson s Pocket Wine

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ISBN: 9781784722517
Release Date: 2016-09-08
Number of pages: 336
Author: Hugh Johnson
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online Hugh Johnson s Pocket Wine in PDF and EPUB Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book 2017 is the essential reference book for everyone who buys wine - in shops, restaurants, or on the internet. Now in its 40th year of publication, it has no rival as the comprehensive up-to-the minute annual guide. Hugh Johnson provides clear succinct facts and commentary on the wines, growers and wine regions of the whole world. He reveals which vintages to buy, which to drink and which to cellar, which growers to look for and why. Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book gives clear information on grape varieties, local specialities and how to match food with wines that will bring out the best in both. This year's special anniversary edition also contains a colour supplement exploring 40 fascinating stories from cities with great vineyards close by to 'new' grapes that have come on the scene.


Hello Wine

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ISBN: 9781452129679
Release Date: 2013-10-29
Number of pages: 228
Author: Melanie Wagner
Publisher: Chronicle Books

Download and read online Hello Wine in PDF and EPUB This breezy-to-read but super-informative guidebook is a stylish primer for any newcomer to the endlessly fascinating world of wine. Master Sommelier Melanie Wagner's down-to-earth tone and comprehensive knowledge make learning about wine fun and approachable. Twelve chapters explore every aspect of wine—from how it is made to how to drink it—and provide helpful descriptions of grape varietals and recommendations that can be taken to the wine store. Featured alongside these many encouraging lessons and suggestions are 60 whimsical and informative color illustrations. With insights ranging from what makes a wine exceptional, palate-building, and enjoying wine with others, this is the perfect self-purchase or gift for anyone who wants a great wine resource.


Ros All Day

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ISBN: 9781683350217
Release Date: 2017-04-11
Number of pages: 288
Author: Katherine Cole
Publisher: Abrams

Download and read online Ros All Day in PDF and EPUB In Rosé All Day, wine writer Katherine Cole takes us on an entertaining survey of the history of the wine, moving from the goblets of King Louis XIV to the vineyards of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. Cole explains in detail how rosé is created and then tells us where to find the good stuff. The book invites readers to journey from the sunny vineyards of southern France to the idyllic hillsides of Italy and beyond. Organized by region, each chapter includes an overview of the general characteristics of the area’s wine, profiles of exciting producers, and tasting notes, along with specific recommendations for wines to taste. With atmospheric regional descriptions, savvy advice on wines to buy, creative food pairing suggestions, and pretty-in-pink illustrations, Rosé All Day is a colorful, spirited, essential resource that is sure to quench any wine lover’s thirst.


The Periodic Table of WINE

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ISBN: 9781473528437
Release Date: 2015-10-01
Number of pages: 160
Author: Sarah Rowlands
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online The Periodic Table of WINE in PDF and EPUB Welcome to The Periodic Table of Wine! Instead of hydrogen to helium, here you'll find Chardonnay to Shiraz - grape varieties and wine names, as you would find wine in shops, arranged following the logical ordering of The Periodic Table of Elements. Wine expert Sarah Rowland has arranged 127 wines by their essential colour, aroma and flavour properties, from white to rose to red and including sparkling, fortified and sweet wines too. The result is an engaging pocket guide to wine that makes navigating wine lists and off-licence shelves hassle free and easy for anyone. Do you tend to stick to what you know and like? Find your favourite wine in the table and, in theory, you should like all the other wines in the same column and also the wines immediately to the left or right, regardless of colour, because they all share characteristics you'll enjoy. Then find out why they are similar, how to enjoy them, what to pair them with and even more wines to try in this expert guide. Includes The Periodic Table of Wine poster!


Wine it s not rocket science

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ISBN: 9780600635055
Release Date: 2017-06-01
Number of pages: 272
Author: Ophélie Neiman
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online Wine it s not rocket science in PDF and EPUB Rocket science is complicated, wine doesn't have to be. With information presented in an easy, illustrated style, and bursting with fool-proof and reliable advice, Wine: it's not rocket science is the guide that answers the sentence: I wish I knew more about wine. From how grapes are grown, harvested and turned into wine, to judging the colour, aroma and taste of the world's most popular varietals, to understanding terroir and feeling confident serving and ordering wine at any occasion, this book explains it all in the simplest way possible. Every page, every piece of information, and every detail is illustrated in charming and informative colour drawings and infographics.


Complete Wine Selector

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ISBN: 1770852255
Release Date: 2013
Number of pages: 256
Author: Katherine Cole
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited

Download and read online Complete Wine Selector in PDF and EPUB Provides information on buying wine, serving and drinking wine, winemaking, and pairing food and wine.