The Wine Bible by Karen MacNeilThe Wine Bible by Karen MacNeil

The Wine Bible

byKaren MacNeil

Paperback | October 13, 2015

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Announcing the completely revised and updated edition of The Wine Bible, the perennial bestselling wine book praised as “The most informative and entertaining book I’ve ever seen on the subject” (Danny Meyer), “A guide that has all the answers” (Bobby Flay), “Astounding” (Thomas Keller), and “A magnificent masterpiece of wine writing” (Kevin Zraly).

Like a lively course from an expert teacher, The Wine Bible grounds the reader deeply in the fundamentals while layering on informative asides, tips, amusing anecdotes, definitions, glossaries, photos (all new for this edition), maps, labels, and recommended bottles. Karen MacNeil’s information comes directly through primary research; for this second edition she has tasted more than 10,000 wines and visited dozens of wine regions around the world. New to the book are wines of China, Japan, Mexico, and Slovenia. And through it all the reader becomes ever more informed—and, because of the author’s unique voice, always entertained: “In great years Pétrus is ravishing, elegant, and rich—Ingrid Bergman in red satin.” Or, describing a Riesling: “A laser beam. A sheet of ice. A great crackling bolt of lightning.”
 
Karen MacNeil is the only U.S. winner of every major wine award in the English language, including the James Beard Outstanding Wine and Spirits Professional of the Year (2004).  She is the host of Wine, Food and Friends with Karen MacNeil (PBS nationally); a writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Food & Wine, Saveur, and...
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Title:The Wine BibleFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1008 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.63 inPublished:October 13, 2015Publisher:Workman Publishing CoLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0761180834

ISBN - 13:9780761180838

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Table of Contents

MASTERING WINE

FRANCE

ITALY

SPAIN

PORTUGAL

GERMANY

AUSTRIA

HUNGARY

GREECE

THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA

AUSTRALIA

NEW ZEALAND

SOUTH AFRICA

CHILE

ARGENTINA

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