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By Peter Alig

A strong source to take you from first sip to totally stocked wine cellar! With this advisor, you could pass from merely realizing the adaptation among crimson and white to realizing the nuances of all types. you will learn:

  • How to make experience of a wine label
  • What to invite whilst determining a bottle in a restaurant
  • Where to move for the simplest wine vacation
  • Ways to spot a very good wine through scent and appearance

studying approximately wine--one glass at a time--can be scrumptious and eye-opening! entire with a pronunciation consultant and word list of phrases, this ebook will flip an individual fascinated by wine right into a actual connoisseur.

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