Winebird's Vinalogy by Helena Nicklin
Wine Basics with a Twist!

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Why is Cabernet Sauvignon the rugby player of the wine world? How is Viognier like a tropical sun goddess? Which grape is the ladyboy of Piedmont? PAH to dry facts! VINALOGY is a beginner's wine guide with a difference. Get to know the characteristics of the world's most famous grape varieties - the real building blocks of wine - with Winebird's unique and evocative 'vinous analogies'. Imagery and storytelling are much more effective than facts and figures when it comes to remembering detail, so this time you'll actually remember what you've learned. As well as a guide to the great grapes, VINALOGY will: • Teach you how to tackle the subject of wine in four simple steps • Explain how to speak wine language like a pro • Give you tips for understanding a wine list • Tell you what to look for when you taste • Offer tasting ideas to help you learn and • Answer those frequently asked wine questions A little wine knowledge is the new life skill, especially for those who entertain a lot at work as well as at home. Can you afford not to know a little more?

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Published August 18, 2013 by New Generation Publishing. 119 pages
Genres: Cooking. Non-fiction

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Global production of sparkling wines has seen a massive increase of 40% over the last ten years compared to just 7% for still wines.

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It takes time and considerable effort to make it well and that's because in Provence, rosé is not a by-product of red wine like in many other places.

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They use world renowned winemakers to make them and the result is great wine at a seriously reasonable price.

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