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Wine savvy : the simple guide to buying and enjoying wine anytime, anywhere / by Heidi Yorkshire ; with a foreword by Robert Mondavi.

Yorkshire, Heidi. (Author).
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Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 641.22 YOR (Text) 78731000104887 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1883970156
  • Physical Description: 111 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Portland, Or. : Duplex Media Group, [1994]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-105) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Good taste is your taste -- Tuning in to your senses ; Mechanics of taste and smell ; Wine's wonderful aromas -- How wine tastes ; knwing what you want ; Going beyond "dry" ; Four elements of wine ; World's cheapest tasting exercise -- Simple tasting strategy ; Using your eyes, nose and mouth ; Swirling without spilling ; Flavors and finish -- Choosing a wine ; Characteristics of wines from Chardonnay to Zinfandel -- Name that wine : understanding the logic of labels ; Geography is destiny ; New World and Old World labels ; Bottle shapes speak their own language -- Easy ways to train your taste buds -- Opening wine like a pro ; Corkscrews that work ; Step-by-step instructions -- Serving it, storing it, and knowing when it's "corked" ; Right drinking temperature ; Best way to save leftovers ; Does wine breathe? ; Great glassware ; Is it spoiled? -- Wine and food : made for each other -- Champagne and sparkling wine -- Well-aged advice on old and young wines -- Shopping for wine -- Ordering wine in restaurants -- Fine art of visiting a winery -- Learning with others : the wine-tasting group -- Putting it all together.
Subject: Wine and wine making.

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