Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 228 Pages, 6.3 × 7.48 × 0.39 in
Published: October 22, 2013
Publisher: CHRONICLE BOOKS
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1452111022
ISBN - 13: 9781452111025
From the Publisher
This breezy-to-read but super-informative guidebook is a stylish primer for any newcomer to the endlessly fascinating world of wine. Certified Sommelier Melanie Wagner''s down-to-earth tone and comprehensive knowledge make learning about wine fun and approachable. Twelve chapters explore every aspect of wine-from how it is made to how to drink it-and provide helpful descriptions of grape varietals and recommendations that can be taken to the wine store. Featured alongside these many encouraging lessons and suggestions are 60 whimsical and informative color illustrations. With insights ranging from what makes a wine exceptional, palate-building, and enjoying wine with others, this is the perfect self-purchase or gift for anyone who wants a great wine resource.
About the Author
Melanie Wagner is a Certified Sommelier, teacher, and wine consultant living in Chicago, Illinois.