Wine For Dummies

Wine For Dummies

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by McCarthy, Mary Ewing-Mulligan
     
 

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The plain-English guide that demystifies wine

Choose good, affordable wines from the United States, Europe, Chile, Australia, and elsewhere

This down-to-earth guide cuts through wine snobbery and tells you what's in, what's out, and what's new in wine. This update of the bestselling For Dummies classic covers everything from established and emerging

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The plain-English guide that demystifies wine

Choose good, affordable wines from the United States, Europe, Chile, Australia, and elsewhere

This down-to-earth guide cuts through wine snobbery and tells you what's in, what's out, and what's new in wine. This update of the bestselling For Dummies classic covers everything from established and emerging wine regions to pairing wine with food to collecting wine. Here's to fun, relaxed wine exploration and enjoyment!

Praise for Wine For Dummies, 3rd Edition

"Crammed with useful, accurate information."
Wine Enthusiast

"This book is . . . for everyone who loves wine or wants to know more about it."
—Robert Mondavi, Chairman Emeritus, Robert Mondavi Winery

"Complete . . . and agreeably relaxed."
New York Times

"Mary and Ed help people to trust their own tastes and enjoyment of wine."
—Jess Jackson, Proprietor, Kendall-Jackson; Jackson Family Farms

Discover how to

  • Understand grape varieties and wine styles
  • Decipher wine lists and wine labels
  • Get real deals on great wines
  • Select, store, open, pour, and enjoy wine
  • Choose wines that please your palate

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“A great book that tells you all you need to know about wine” (Frost Magazine, November 2015)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470045794
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/09/2006
Series:
For Dummies Series
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Ed McCarthy and Mary Ewing-Mulligan share over a half-century of professional wine experience and have coauthored 12 books on wine. Ed also writes for the trade publication Beverage Media and is a columnist for Wine Review Online. Mary is president of the International Wine Center, a prominent wine school in New York City.

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