Wine Tasting - TY Home Reference (Paperback)Beverley Blanning (author)
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Wine Tasting will help you to discover wines you enjoy, and to feel confident about your choices in every situation. It will give you a step-by-step guide to wine appreciation and explain the facts you need to find wines that suit your taste. It covers all the major grape varieties and wine-making styles, and offers plenty of practical information about how to buy, store and serve wine, whatever your personal preference.
Wine Tasting includes:
Part one: where to begin
Chapter 1: Getting started
Chapter 2: How to taste wine
Part two: the flavours of wine
Chapter 3: Grape varieties
Chapter 4: Climate and place
Chapter 5: The winemaker
Chapter 6: Understanding your own taste
Part three: Wines of the world
Chapter 7: How to identify wine styles
Chapter 8: Wine regions: Europe
Chapter 9: Wine regions: the new world
Part four: Buying, serving and storing wine
Chapter 10: Wine with food
Chapter 11: Serving wine
Chapter 12: Understanding wine labels
Chapter 13: Buying wine
Chapter 14: Storing wine
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 262 g
Dimensions: 198 x 131 x 17 mm
'a great value, all-encompassing book.' * Decanter *
'For anyone who wants to feel more confident about buying wines.' * Harpers Wine & Spirit *
'A clear and well written guide' * 'New Bordeaux' - Jane Anson's blog *
"once I started reading it I realised what what an excellent book it is."
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