The Little Black Journal of Wine: A Wine Lover’s Record Keeper (Diary, Notebook)

We’ve revised our bestselling Little Black Journal of Wine: A Wine Lover’s Record Keeper to make it even more useful! Chart your course through the world of wine with this bestselling portable guided notebook, now including added features to help you fine-tune your wine sense as you record ratings and observations of wines you’ve tasted. The Little Black Journal of Wine includes tips on judging wine and a helpful glossary of wine terms, plus the following features:Revised Record Pages for your tasting notes with the Wine Spectator 100-Point Rating ScaleWines to Try Wish ListPages to note Vineyards to VisitYour own fill-in Index of Wines TastedConvenient back cover pocket for labels, wine-related articles, business cards, more.Journal has 176 pages.Binding lies flat for ease of
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The World Atlas of Wine

The seventh edition will confirm the status of The World Atlas of Wine as the most essential and authoritative wine reference work. Reflecting the changing nature of the wine scene, the Atlas details developments in climate, technique and fashion as well as new regulations made over the last six years. A new Australian map highlights the importance of cool-climate regions as global warming takes effect, for example,while dynamic regions such as coastal Croatia, South Africa’s Swartland and Ningxia in China are covered for the first time. The world’s increasing appetite for wine is matched by a growing thirst for knowledge,which this book will amply
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Moleskine Passion Journal – Wine, Large, Hard Cover (5 x 8.25) (Passion Book Series)

Cheers to the Passions Wine Journal! Keep track of your wine passion with 6 theme-based sections to fill in: Sparkling, White, Rose, Red, Fortified/Sweet, Spirits. In addition, use the 6 tabbed sections to personalize and 10 blank pages to insert comments and
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Wine Tasting, Second Edition: A Professional Handbook (Food Science and Technology)

Wine Tasting: A Professional Handbook is an essential guide for any professional or serious connoisseur seeking to understand both the theory and practice of wine tasting. From techniques for assessing wine properties and quality, including physiological, psychological, and physicochemical sensory evaluation, to the latest information on types of wine, the author guides the reader to a clear and applicable understanding of the wine tasting process.Including illustrative data and testing technique descriptions, Wine Tasting is for professional tasters, those who train tasters and those involved in designing wine tastings as well as the connoisseur seeking to maximize their perception and appreciation of wine. Key Features:* Revised and updated coverage, notably the physiology and neurology taste and odor perception. * Expanded coverage of the statistical aspect of wine tasting (specific examples to show the process), qualitative wine tasting
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The Wine Tasting Party Kit: Everything You Need to Host a Fun & Easy Wine Tasting Party at Home

This all-inclusive kit makes hosting a wine tasting party easy. The booklet outlines the ins and outs of tasting wine and provides ideas for what wines to taste first. Cloth wine bottle covers allow for a blind tasting, while score pads provide the perfect place to jot down notes and rate favorites (a cheat sheet even helps with flavor words). Learning about wine has never been so festive and
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Wine For Dummies

The #1 wine book—now updated!The art of winemaking may be a time-honored tradition dating back thousands of years, but today, wine is trendier and hotter than ever. Now, wine experts and authors Ed McCarthy and Mary Ewing-Mulligan have revised their popular Wine For Dummies to deliver an updated, down-to-earth look at what’s in, what’s out, and what’s new in wine.Wine enthusiasts and novices, raise your glasses! The #1 wine book has been updated! If you’re a connoisseur, Wine For Dummies will get you up to speed on what’s in and help you take your hobby to the next level. If you’re new to the world of wine, it will clue you in on what you’ve been missing and show you how to get started. It begins with the basic types of wine, how wines are made, and more. Then it gets down to specifics, like navigating restaurant wine lists, deciphering wine labels, dislodging stubborn corks, and so much more.Includes updated information on wine regions throughout the world, including the changes
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Essential Winetasting: The Complete Practical Winetasting Course

This authoritative and inspirational wine tasting course received rave reviews when it was originally published, winning all three major wine awards in its first year of publication. Now, Michael Schuster, one of the world’s finest wine teachers, has updated it with new vintages, to make this step by-step wine tasting course even more useful.”A beautifully designed and intelligently organized wine primer.” Boston
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The Wine Bible

THE MOST COMPLETE WINE BOOK EVER. A must for anyone who loves wine, whether they are a pro or an amateur. Thorough, authoritative, and entertaining. (Robert Mondavi, founder and chairman emeritus of the Robert Mondavi Family of Wines) “The most informative and entertaining book I’ve ever seen on the subject.” (Danny Meyer, co-author of The Union Square Cafe Cookbook) The essentials: The romance and intrigue of Burgundy of sauvignon blanc and the surprising elegance of Spain’s top Riojas. Italy, one of wine’s most enchanting and ancient homelands. What makes a great wine great? The reason behind Champagne’s bubbles. The precise and food-friendly wines of Germany. California, wine’s Camelot. The lip-smackingly good wines of Australia. The complexities of Port revealed. How a vineyard profoundly affects a wine’s character. Plus, matching wine with food – and mood. The secrets of professional wine tasters and how to expand your wine-tasting vocabulary. And everything else you need to
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The Essential Scratch and Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert: Take a Whiff of That

Richard Betts is one of fewer than two hundred master sommeliers in the world, but he’s no wine snob and he hates wine-speak. In the first book of its kind, he helps readers scratch and sniff their way to expertise by introducing the basic components of wine—the fruits, the wood, the earth—enabling anyone to discover the difference between a Syrah and a Sangiovese and get the glass they love every time. Humorously illustrated, with 16 scents, this irresistible gift puts the fun back in wine
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Wine: A Tasting Course

Giving readers the confidence to discover, buy, and drink wines that they’ll enjoy, Wine: A Tasting Course helps you explore and develop your palate in your own time and at your own pace. Offering a visual tour of wine styles, explaining the big-picture concepts, and encouraging readers to recognize the connections between wines, author Marnie Old, a renowned American sommelier, challenges all the stuffy orthodoxies about wine, and teaches that best way to learn is through tasting. Providing a fresh take on the world of wine, showing you what you need to know, and debunking wine-snob myths, Wine: A Tasting Course is the ultimate visual wine course for wine lovers seeking no-nonsense, practical
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