Skip to content

  Home > Binding > Paperback >

California Wine For Dummies
California Wine For Dummies by Ed McCarthy, Mary Ewing-Mulligan 0470376074 9780470376072
Stock Image - Actual Cover May Vary

California Wine For Dummies by Ed McCarthy, Mary Ewing-Mulligan

Discover the nuances of California wines and increase your drinking pleasureWant to be a California wine connoisseur? This friendly guide gives you the knowledge you need to appreciate these fine wines, showing you how to taste them, select a good bottle, pair wine with food, and much more. You??ll see why certain wine regions are renowned and how to further enrich your wine-drinking experience.California wine 101 - understand the range of California wines, what makes them unique, and what a varietal wine isReview the regions - explore the major wine regions of California and what makes each one special, from the soil to the climateOpen the bottle - become fluent in the Big Six: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, and ZinfandelGo beyond the basics - appreciate Pinot Grigio, Viognier, Syrah, sparkling wines, and moreRound out your wine experience - pair and share wines, learn about the proper glassware and serving temperatures, and prepare for a winery visitOpen the book and find:An overview of California wine todayWine recommendations for all budgetsExplanations of wine label languageA map of wine regionsTips for aging and collecting California winesWinery tasting etiquetteThe ins and outs of recent vintagesTop wine country travel destinations

Author: Ed McCarthy, Mary Ewing-Mulligan

Language: English

Edition: 1

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 288

Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 2009-04-20

Our Price: $4.29

ISBN: 0470376074

Like-New [Add $0.60]
Very-Good [Add $0.40]
Good [Add $0.20]

Ed McCarthy, Mary Ewing-Mulligan (Edition: 1) Paperback

Browse for more products in the same category as this item:

Binding > Paperback

* Free Shipping applies to all orders shipped to the contiguous 48 United States. Variable shipping rates apply to Alaska, Hawaii, and the American Territories (Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands) as well as International orders shipped to countries other than the USA.