The Vintner's Apprentice
The Insider's Guide to the Art and Craft of Wine Making, Taught by the MastersBook - 2011
An insider tour of vineyards, wineries, cellars, and more! In The Vintner's Apprentice , you get behind-the-scenes access to the wine world's real-life masters of the craft, as well as a guide to the techniques that made them so successful. Benefit from their experience selecting a site, planting a vineyard, harvesting and crushing the grapes, creating blends, and much more. Inside: -- Insight into every step of the grape's journey to your glass, from planting to fermenting to bottling--and beyond! -- Twelve wine experts share their old-world, classic skills with you through extensive interviews.
Publisher: Beverly, Mass. : Quarry Books, c2011
Branch Call Number: 663.2 M6478v 2011
Characteristics: 207 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm
From Library Staff
"Though the possibility of planting a vineyard or owning a winery may be out of reach for most readers, this guide serves as a comprehensive examination of the trade and will delight even the most stoic oenophiles."