The 24-Hour Wine Expert

The 24-Hour Wine Expert


  • Author: Jancis Robinson
  • Release Date : 2016-09-06
  • Genre: Beverages
  • File Size: 7761815 Bytes


Many wine drinkers wish they knew more without having to understand every nuance or go to expensive wine tastings. In her new book, Jancis Robinson, the leading international authority on wine, grants the wishes of would-be wine experts the world over. With The 24-Hour Wine Expert, anyone can learn all that is really important about wine in a single day. In her pithy, approachable, comprehensive guide, Robinson shares her expertise with authority, wit, and approachability, tackling questions such as how to select the right bottle at retail, what wine labels signify, how to understand the properties of color and aroma, and how to match food and wine. Robinson’s proposition is irresistible: In just 24 hours, anyone can become a wine expert. So pour a...

Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book 2019

Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book 2019


  • Author: Hugh Johnson
  • Release Date : 2018-09-06
  • Genre: Antiques & Collectibles
  • File Size: 14502441 Bytes


Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book is the essential reference book for everyone who buys wine - in shops, restaurants, or on the internet. Now in its 42nd 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 new edition also contains a special supplement on Organic, Natural and Biodynamic wines....

The 24 Hour Wine Expert

The 24 Hour Wine Expert


  • Author : Jancis Robinson
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2016-02-04
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780141983639


The 24 Hour Wine Expert Book Description :

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 24 Hour Wine Expert

The 24 Hour Wine Expert


  • Author : Jancis Robinson
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2016-09-06
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781613129579


The 24 Hour Wine Expert Book Description :

Many wine drinkers wish they knew more without having to understand every nuance or go to expensive wine tastings. In her new book, Jancis Robinson, the leading international authority on wine, grants the wishes of would-be wine experts the world over. With The 24-Hour Wine Expert, anyone can learn all that is really important about wine in a single day. In her pithy, approachable, comprehensive guide, Robinson shares her expertise with authority, wit, and approachability, tackling questions such as how to select the right bottle at retail, what wine labels signify, how to understand the properties of color and aroma, and how to match food and wine. Robinson’s proposition is irresistible: In just 24 hours, anyone can become a wine expert. So pour a...

How to Taste

How to Taste


  • Author : Jancis Robinson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0743216776


How to Taste Book Description :

Offers a guide to vintages, grape varieties, and wine appreciation....

The New Wine Rules

The New Wine Rules


  • Author : Jon Bonne
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Food and wine pairing
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399579806


The New Wine Rules Book Description :

Acclaimed wine writer Jon Bonné explains everything you need to know about wine in simple, easy-to-digest tidbits. For example: A wine's price rarely reflects its quality. You can drink rosé any time of year. Don't save a great bottle for anything more than a rainy day. Enjoy! -- Adapted from back cover....

Jancis Robinson s Wine Course

Jancis Robinson s Wine Course


  • Author : Jancis Robinson
  • Publisher : Bbc Publications
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 056337098X


Jancis Robinson s Wine Course Book Description :

Aiming to help readers to find choosing wines an easier and enjoyable activity, this book is divided into four sections: winemaking and handling wine; how wine is made; the major grape varieties; and the world of wine. It covers topics such as tasting, choosing wine to suit specific occasions, buying, vintage wines, grape varieties and their growing regions, the vineyard calendar, fermenting and transporting wine, and how wines are made from a range of individual grape varieties....

The Essential Scratch   Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert
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The Essential Scratch Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert


  • Author : Richard Betts
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0544005031


The Essential Scratch Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert Book Description :

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 Oxford Companion to Wine

The Oxford Companion to Wine


  • Author : Julia Harding
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2015-09
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780198705383


The Oxford Companion to Wine Book Description :

Published in 1994 to worldwide acclaim, the first edition of Jancis Robinson's seminal volume immediately attained legendary status, winning every major wine book award including the Glenfiddich and Julia Child/IACP awards, as well as writer and woman of the year accolades for its editor on both sides of the Atlantic. Combining meticulously-researched fact with refreshing opinion and wit, The Oxford Companion to Wine presents almost 4,000 entries on every wine-related topic imaginable, from regions and grape varieties to the owners, connoisseurs, growers, and tasters in wine through the ages; from viticulture and oenology to the history of wine, from its origins to the present day. The 187 esteemed contributors (including over 50 new to this edition)...

Jancis Robinson s Guide to Wine Grapes
Score: 4
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Jancis Robinson s Guide to Wine Grapes


  • Author : Jancis Robinson
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Grapes
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0198662327


Jancis Robinson s Guide to Wine Grapes Book Description :

With over 800 entries on how and where wine grapes grow, how they taste, how they relate, and the sort of wines they produce....

The Wine Bible
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The Wine Bible


  • Author : Karen MacNeil
  • Publisher : Workman Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-10-13
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780761187158


The Wine Bible Book Description :

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...

Wine Simple

Wine Simple


  • Author : Aldo Sohm
  • Publisher : Clarkson Potter
  • Release Date : 2019-11-19
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781984824264


Wine Simple Book Description :

From the world-renowned sommelier Aldo Sohm, a dynamic, essential wine guide for a new generation NAMED ONE OF THE BEST COOKBOOKS OF THE YEAR BY FOOD52 Aldo Sohm is one of the most respected and widely lauded sommeliers in the world. He's worked with celebrated chef Eric Ripert as wine director of three-Michelin-starred Le Bernardin for over a decade, yet his philosophy and approach to wine is much more casual. Aldo's debut book, Wine Simple, is full of confidence-building infographics and illustrations, an unbeatable depth of knowledge, effusive encouragement, and, most important, strong opinions on wine so you can learn to form your own. Imbued with Aldo's insatiable passion and eagerness to teach others, Wine Simple is accessible, deeply education...