Grapes Wines

Titre : Grapes Wines
Auteur : Oz Clarke
Éditeur : Pavilion Books
ISBN-13 : 9781909815520
Libération : 2015-06-25

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"An exhilarating wine book... No serious wine lover's library is complete without it" Wine Spectator Grapes & Wines is the key to enjoying modern wine. Approaching wine through grapes is in tune with the way consumers now think and learn about wine. Most wines, especially those from the Americas, Australasia and South Africa, are now sold under the name of the grape variety used rather than under the old European system of chateau and appellation name. You're standing in a wine shop and see bottles labeled Aglianico or Tannat. Do you know what they are? Garnatxa sounds familiar and it is, as it is the Basque name of the popular Grenache grape, but how do you know this? You've heard of Carmenere from Chile, and probably bought the wine, but did you know it is an old historic Bordeaux variety? This is the perfect book to help you find out more about the world's top classic grapes, from Cabernet Sauvignon to Zinfandel - the history, the places, the people, the wine styles and the flavours are covered in detail. It is also just the book for dipping into as you come across an unfamiliar grape variety. Grapes & Wines has been thoroughly revised and updated.

Wine Grapes

Titre : Wine Grapes
Auteur : Jancis Robinson
Éditeur : Penguin UK
ISBN-13 : 9780141968827
Libération : 2013-09-26

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Wine Grapes is an indispensable book for every wine lover, from some of the world's greatest experts. Where do wine grapes come from and how are they related to each other? What is the historical background of each grape variety? Where are they grown? What sort of wines do they make and, most importantly, what do they taste like? Using the most cutting-edge DNA analysis and detailing almost 1,400 distinct grape varieties, as well as myriad correct (and highlighting almost as many incorrect) synonyms, this particularly beautiful book includes revelatory grape family trees. Combining Jancis Robinson's world view, nose for good writing and good wines with Julia Harding's expertise and attention to detail plus Dr Vouillamoz's unique level of scholarship, Wine Grapes offers essential and original information in greater depth and breadth than has ever been available before. A book for wine students, wine experts and wine lovers everywhere.

From Vines to Wines 5th Edition

Titre : From Vines to Wines 5th Edition
Auteur : Jeff Cox
Éditeur : Storey Publishing
ISBN-13 : 9781612124391
Libération : 2015-03-18

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From planting vines to savoring the finished product, Jeff Cox covers every aspect of growing flawless grapes and making extraordinary wine. Fully illustrated instructions show you how to choose and prepare a vineyard site; build trellising systems; select, plant, prune, and harvest the right grapes for your climate; press, ferment, and bottle wine; and judge wine for clarity, color, aroma, and taste. With information on making sparkling wines, ice wines, port-style wines, and more, this comprehensive guide is an essential resource for every winemaker.

Jancis Robinson s guide to wine grapes

Titre : Jancis Robinson s guide to wine grapes
Auteur : Jancis Robinson
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 0198662327
Libération : 1996-10

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Jancis Robinson A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Jancis Robinson s guide to wine grapes Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Native Wine Grapes of Italy

Titre : Native Wine Grapes of Italy
Auteur : Ian D'Agata
Éditeur : Univ of California Press
ISBN-13 : 9780520272262
Libération : 2014-05-16

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Mountainous terrain, volcanic soils, innumerable microclimates, and an ancient culture of winemaking influenced by Greeks, Phoenicians, and Romans make Italy the most diverse country in the world of wine. This diversity is reflected in the fact that Italy grows the largest number of native wine grapes known, amounting to more than a quarter of the world’s commercial wine grape types. Ian D’Agata spent thirteen years interviewing producers, walking vineyards, studying available research, and tasting wines to create this authoritative guide to Italy’s native grapes and their wines. Writing with great enthusiasm and deep knowledge, D’Agata discusses more than five hundred different native Italian grape varieties, from Aglianico to Zibibbo. D’Agata provides details about how wine grapes are identified and classified, what clones are available, which soils are ideal, and what genetic evidence tells us about a variety’s parentage. He gives historical and anecdotal accounts of each grape variety and describes the characteristics of wines made from the grape. A regional list of varieties and a list of the best producers provide additional guidance. Comprehensive, thoroughly researched, and engaging, this book is the perfect companion for anyone who wants to know more about the vast enological treasures cultivated in Italy.

Grapes Wines

Titre : Grapes Wines
Auteur : Oz Clarke
Éditeur : Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN-13 : 1402777302
Libération : 2010

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Provides descriptions of more than three hundred varieties of wine grapes and wines from around the world.

Grapes Into Wine

Titre : Grapes Into Wine
Auteur : Philip Marshall Wagner
Éditeur : Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
ISBN-13 : 9780394731728
Libération : 1976

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Philip Marshall Wagner A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Grapes Into Wine Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Vines for Wines

Titre : Vines for Wines
Auteur : George Kerridge
Éditeur : CSIRO PUBLISHING
ISBN-13 : 0643090665
Libération : 2005-01

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"This book is based on the highly successful guide for professional viticulturists, Wine Grape Varieties, which is an aid to identifying the vines. Vines For Wines, however, focuses on the wines from an average consumer's point of view, introducing readers to many enjoyable wine varieties that may lie outside their nomal experience. The book describes the different wine grape varieties and the wines made from them, including their use in blends. It also includes sufficient wine terminology on taste and aroma to make the average consumer's experience both enjoyable and enlightening. " -- v.

A History of Virginia Wines

Titre : A History of Virginia Wines
Auteur : Walker Elliott Rowe
Éditeur : Arcadia Publishing
ISBN-13 : 9781614231073
Libération : 2009-09-23

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Go beyond the bottle and step inside the minds, and vines, of Virginia's burgeoning wine industry in this groundbreaking volume. Join grape grower and industry insider Walker Elliott Rowe as he guides you through some of the top vineyards and wineries in the Old Dominion. Rowe explores the minds of pioneering winemakers and vineyard owners, stitches together an account of the wine industry's foundation in Virginia, from Jamestown to Jefferson to Barboursville, and uncovers the fascinating missing chapter in Virginia wine history. As the Philip Carter Winery's motto explains, "Before there was Jefferson, there was Carter."? Rowe goes behind the scenes to interview migrant workers who toil daily in the vineyards, makes the rounds in Richmond with an industry lobbyist and talks shop with winemakers on the science and techniques that have helped put the Virginia wine industry on the map. Also included are twenty-four stunning color photographs from professional photographer Jonathan Timmes and a foreword by noted wine journalist Richard Leahy.

A Bibliography on Grapes Wines Other Alcoholic Beverages and Temperance

Titre : A Bibliography on Grapes Wines Other Alcoholic Beverages and Temperance
Auteur : Maynard Andrew Amerine
Éditeur : Univ of California Press
ISBN-13 : 0520098056
Libération : 1996

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00 This bibliography of more than 3,700 items printed in the United States is intended for scholars, researchers, booksellers, and bibliophiles interested in viticulture, enology, alcoholic beverages, and the temperance and prohibition movements. The variety of scientific, technical, and popular works listed provides a wide-ranging perspective and reveals complex interrelationships--scientific, technological, philosophical, religious, historical, and sociological--among the subjects covered. This bibliography of more than 3,700 items printed in the United States is intended for scholars, researchers, booksellers, and bibliophiles interested in viticulture, enology, alcoholic beverages, and the temperance and prohibition movements. The variety of scientific, technical, and popular works listed provides a wide-ranging perspective and reveals complex interrelationships--scientific, technological, philosophical, religious, historical, and sociological--among the subjects covered.