Adventures with old vines : a beginner's guide to being a wine connoisseur / Richard L. Chilton Jr.
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Summary: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 for collectors and wine lovers alike.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Circulation Modifier||Age Hold Protection||Active/Create Date||Status||Due Date|
|Hermiston Public Library||641.22 CHI (Text)||37838000429977||Adult Non-Fiction||Book||Branch_Only_3months||02/07/2018||Available||-|
|Pendleton Public Library||641.22 C438 (Text)||37801000610244||Adult Non-Fiction||Book||Branch_Only_3months||08/13/2018||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781538106136
- ISBN: 1538106132
- Physical Description: xii, 284 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 
- Copyright: ©2017
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (page 272) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Getting started and buying wine -- Storing wines: establishing a cellar -- The art of tasting-how to appreciate wine -- Collecting versus connoisseurship -- How to read a wine list -- The history and role of the sommelier -- Vines, grapes, and climate . . . after all, it's just farming -- From the grape to the bottle: how is wine really made? -- Let the journey begin . . . the benchmark wines -- Vineyard profiles.
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 for collectors and wine lovers alike.
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