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Overview

A robust resource to take you from first sip to fully stocked wine cellar! With this guide, you can go from only knowing the difference between red and white to understanding the nuances of all varieties. You'll learn:

  • How to make sense of a wine label
  • What to ask when choosing a bottle in a restaurant
  • Where to go for the best wine vacation
  • Ways to identify a good wine by smell and appearance
Learning about wine--one glass at a time--can be delicious and eye-opening! Complete with a pronunciation guide and glossary of terms, this book will turn anyone curious about wine into a true connoisseur.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781440507489
  • Publisher: Adams Media
  • Publication date: 10/16/2010
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 7.90 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

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Peter Alig is a Wine Educator at the world-famous Robert Mondavi Winery in Napa Valley, California. There he has hosted and developed relationships with key figures in national and international wine trade and press/media. He also helped launch Robert Mondavi Winery's social media campaign utilizing Facebook, Twitter, and other applications. He studied wine and food at The Culinary Institute of America-Greystone and has a wine certification from the Society of Wine Educators in Washington, D.C. He is currently studying wine marketing at Napa Valley College.
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  • Posted January 13, 2013

    Overall not a bad beginner introduction book to the world of win

    Overall not a bad beginner introduction book to the world of wine. sadly, i bought this book to help me learn as much as possible about wine for a job that i am about to get, and it lacked a bit in some areas that could have otherwise proved useful. as you ready through the kinds of wines, they all start to sound the same. i wish that the author could have added more detail for each wine, including a more detailed focus on flavors and aromas. instead i learned more about the grape that the wine came from and, a minimal amount of taste such as Sweet, Dry, and Tannic. i am no expert on wine, and i need to learn as much as possible as quickly as i can for my upcoming job. though this book proved helpful, it didn't seem helpful enough. since i haven't had the opportunity to taste most wines, i was looking forward to very detailed descriptions of each wine. enough so that could envision each as though i have tasted them myself. since i didnt seem to get enough information from this book, i find myself in the situation of having to buy another book and hope for the detail that this one seemed to lack. 

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