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Cork dork : a wine-fueled adventure among the obsessive sommeliers, big bottle hunters, and rogue scientists who taught me to live for taste / Bianca Bosker.

Bosker, Bianca, (author.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

1 current hold with 5 total copies.

Summary:

Professional journalist and amateur drinker Bianca Bosker didn't know much about wine—-until she discovered an alternate universe where taste reigns supreme, a world of elite sommeliers who dedicate their lives to the pursuit of flavor. Astounded by their fervor and seemingly superhuman sensory powers, she set out to uncover what drove their obsession, and whether she, too, could become a “cork dork.”
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 641.22 B743 (Text) 35178001627721 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 04/13/2017 Available -
Harney County Library 641.22 BOSKER (Text) 37720000586768 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 05/31/2019 Checked out 06/16/2021
Helix Public Library A 641.22 BOS (Text) 37835000114237 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 07/23/2019 Available -
Hood River County Library 641.22 BOS 2017 (Text) 33892100627794 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 04/25/2017 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library 641.22 BOS (Text) 33892006189964 NON-FICTION Book None 03/28/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143128090
  • ISBN: 0143128094
  • Physical Description: xix, 329 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, [2017].

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references [pages (313)-318] and index.
Summary, etc.:
Professional journalist and amateur drinker Bianca Bosker didn't know much about wine—-until she discovered an alternate universe where taste reigns supreme, a world of elite sommeliers who dedicate their lives to the pursuit of flavor. Astounded by their fervor and seemingly superhuman sensory powers, she set out to uncover what drove their obsession, and whether she, too, could become a “cork dork.”
Subject: Wine and wine making > Social aspects.
Bosker, Bianca > Friends and associates.
Journalists > United States.
Sommeliers > United States.
Wine > Flavor and odor.
Wine tasting.

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