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By Karen MacNeil. Announcing the completely revised and updated edition of The Wine Bible, the perennial bestselling wine book praised as. allowed The Wine Bible to be built. ABOVE ALL WAS Elizabeth Caravati, my assistant for the years during which I wrote the second edition. Elizabeth was there. The Wine Bible has ratings and 99 reviews. THE MOST COMPLETE WINE BOOK EVER. A must for anyone who loves wine, whether they are a pro or an.

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And everything else you need to know to buy, store, serve, and enjoy the world’s most captivating beverage. During the ten years it took to write the first edition of The Wine Bible and the four years it took to write this second edition, I have often asked myself why wine matters.

Each section gives detailed descriptions of the country’s wines with chapters on individual regions when necessaryhighlighting specific wine producers and individual wines, as well as talking about local foods, customs, and other tidbits that add to the reading experience.

Jan 31, Reshma Patel rated it it was amazing. It is not as all inclusive as “The Oxford Companion to Wine” but for most of us folks this is a great reference especially for those beginning their wine journey and wanting to take the next step. The only wish I have, which keeps me from 5 stars, is the lack of many food pairings with the wines she highlights.


To ask other readers questions about The Wine Bibleplease sign up. This is truly a one-stop shop for everything you ever wanted to know about wine but were afraid to ask! No trivia or quizzes yet. I will be returning to this book regularly over the next few years. The first few chapters convey general information about wine, while the rest focus on specific regions. Just make sure you dont talk about wine unless the other people you are talking to are just as interested otherwise you are a nerd.

It also informed me of a fun way to travel. Portable, quick and easy to search, and dozens of other new features. And so it has.

Can one actually read a nearly page tome on wine cover-to-cover. When I was first getting into wine I would reach out for this book at my bedside and without fail it would soothe me like a night cap and feed my thirst for wine knowledge.

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Workman PublishingJan 1, – Cooking – pages. The precise and food-friendly wines of Germany. Medium bodied – Tempranillo: It has taken this long not because it takes a long time to accumulate the facts, but because it takes a long time to feel a place–culturally, historically, aesthetically. The complexities of Port revealed. So the course was macndil high-speed finishing sc Hi.

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This book is a must for mwcneil interested on wine whether pros or amateurs like me. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Covers and describes the main winemaking regions of the world.


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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.

Read ’em as I drink ’em, basically. The lip-smackingly good wines of Australia.

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It’s a fun, entertaining read and it definitely hits you with knowledge. The Wine Bible has taken me a long time to write–in some karren I’ve spent the better part of my last twenty years on it. See all reviews. It was published inmeaning it is a bit outdated for with wine growing more and more popular each day, but it is still a great base for getting to know the basics of wine.

Possibly a good introductory text for your average American but somewhat scattered in its presentation of material. I basically pick up this book every couple of days and read a random section.

What makes a great wine great? Books by Karen MacNeil. This is the best topically informative book I have ever read. Mar 01, Russell Lay rated it it was amazing. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Buy the selected items together This item: The reason behind Champagne’s bubbles. Wine matters because of this ineluctable connection.