"Buying wine in Alberta is made simple with the latest edition
of Uncorked! The Definitive Guide to Alberta's Best Wines under $25
(2014 edition). Join Calgary Herald journalists and wine
aficionados Shelley Boettcher and Darren Oleksyn on a journey
through the shelves of Alberta's wine and liquor stores.
Succinct and straightforward, this book will make even novices feel
confident about picking out a wine for any occasion. Each wine
entry is illustrated with an image of the label, to help you
identify the wine, and fun wine trivia, food-pairing suggestions
and "uncork" suggestions (occasions for which the wine is
particularly suitable). Each wine also has a closure icon, a handy
reference that shows what you'll be dealing with?a regular cork, a
champagne cork, a screw cap or a swing-top cap.
Reds, whites, rosés, bubbly wines, sweet wines, fortified
wines?Uncorked! covers them all. With additional tips on cellaring,
Darren's top wine picks and guidance on where to buy wine and how
to learn about it, Uncorked! is the perfect companion for your next
trip to your local wine store. "