By Karen MacNeil. Announcing the completely revised and updated edition of The Wine Bible, the perennial bestselling wine book praised as. allowed The Wine Bible to be built. ABOVE ALL WAS Elizabeth Caravati, my assistant for the years during which I wrote the second edition. Elizabeth was there. The Wine Bible has ratings and 99 reviews. THE MOST COMPLETE WINE BOOK EVER. A must for anyone who loves wine, whether they are a pro or an.

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The Wine Bible

Each section gives detailed descriptions of the country’s wines with chapters on individual regions when necessaryhighlighting specific wine producers and individual wines, as well as talking about local foods, customs, and other biblr that add to the reading experience. The reason behind Champagne’s bubbles. Karen MacNeil is a very good writer, and this is a very good book.

The lip-smackingly good wines of Australia. Tons of helpful information, so an OK book to study for “the test”.

They were usually college-age and many of them had no experience with wine at home. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Otherwise, skip the film and just watch the Somm movie where you will find some interviewees featured again. It works well both as a book you can read cover-to-cover and a reference, featuring excellent detail, historical notes, the process of how different wines are made, how you should taste wine, lists of the best grapes and vineyards by region Read reviews macheil mention wine bible karen macneil easy to read well written highly recommended bigle recommend years ago wine lovers great book writing style great reference want to know wine lover want to learn coffee table reference book wine regions anyone interested wine enthusiast wine macbeil.


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The first is an introduction to the elements of winemaking, wine tasting, major kinds of grapes, etc. I have been asked what wines I would take if I was going to a deserted island.

Ravishing, elegant, and rich, Petrus in Ingrid Bergman in red satin, page Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. But if you want the knowledge of the wine world to be as alive as the wine itself Major wine regions Old World France – Burgundy: Finally, ten years and 4, pages of manuscript later, we got our wish Possibly a good introductory text for your average American but somewhat scattered in its presentation of material.

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It definitely taught me most of what I bibld about wine and it was written wonderfully. Yes you can, and Karen Karen MacNeil, along with another book, The Wall Street Journal Guide to Wine by Dorothy Gaiter and John Brecher will change your views on wine, help you understand this complex beverage–all while avoiding the wine snobbery that populates wine magazines, reviews, tastings and folks who take the subject a step too far!

Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Just make sure you dont talk about wine unless the other people you are talking to are just as interested otherwise you are a nerd. It was published inmeaning it is a bit outdated for with wine growing more and more popular each day, but it is still a great base for getting to know the basics of wine. The romance and intrigue of Burgundy of sauvignon blanc and the surprising elegance of Spain’s top Riojas. So the course was a high-speed finishing sc Hi.


See all customer images. She is the creator and editor of WineSpeedthe top digital newsletter in wine in the United States. This is on top of the fact that vitis vinifera may have actually originated along the fertile lands around the Black Sea almost years ago. I can see my using this book a lot as we love to explore different wines from many regions.

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I recommend this book to anyone who is looking for either an introduction to the world of wine that will also be useful later on down the road, or a definitive one stop reference for answering the majority of questions about wine that are likely to arise in the life of an average human being. Oct 20, Terrance rated it it was amazing.

The precise and food-friendly wines of Germany. Sherry, the world’s most misunderstood and underappreciated wine, page Do you feel like drinking more? Robert Mondavi, founder and chairman emeritus of the Robert Mondavi Family of Wines “The most informative and entertaining book I’ve ever seen on the subject. One of the very best books on the subject of wine. Portable, quick and easy to search, and dozens of other new features.

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