Dimensions: 192 pages, 8.75 × 6.25 × 1 in
Published: December 21, 2011
Publisher: Octopus Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1845336038
ISBN - 13: 9781845336035
From the Publisher
The first wine journal from the world''s favorite writer on wine, Hugh Johnson.
Keep a record of your favorite (and least favorite) wines in this elegant hardcover journal from Hugh Johnson, renowned worldwide for his incisive and accessible writing on wine. Packed with Hugh''s expertise and "tricks of the trade", this is the perfect traveling companion to help you get the most out of the wines you drink.
In this beautiful and refined journal, you will be able to compile your own tasting notes and record those wines that you have particularly enjoyed, or otherwise. Easy to complete charts and space for writing tasting notes are combined with Hugh''s guidelines on such subjects as choosing wine for particular occasions (such as which wine is best for your Christmas menu), the best vintages for particular wines, and what other wines to try if you are especially fond of those made from a certain grape, such as, for example, Merlot or Silvaner.
Also containing quick-reference vintage charts and sections on grape varieties and wine & food pairing,Hugh Johnson''s Wine Journalis the perfect gift or self-purchase for every lover of wine or those who want to know more.
About the Author
Hugh Johnson is the world''s pre-eminent writer on wine. First published in 1977, hisPocketWineBooksells hundreds of thousands of copies a year. During the past four decades he has written books that have become landmarks on the subject, including his classicTheWorld Atlas of Wine, published in its sixth edition with Jancis Robinson in 2007, hisWine Companion, published in 2009 and now in its sixth edition, andThe Story of Wine.