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1 Wine An Introduction, New edition
Amerine, Maynard A. ; Vernon L. Singleton
Berkeley University of California Press 1977 0520032020 / 9780520032026 New Edition Paperback 
Clean trade paperback with no creasing, chipping or curling. Size approx. 5-1/2" x 8". All pages are clean, no names, writing or marks. Slight dust speckling to text block edges. Illustrated with photographs, charts, maps. 370 pages with index. An introduction to the wines of the world, grape cultivation, techniques of winemaking, and how to evaluate and enjoy wines. The first edition of this book was winner of the Wine and Food Society Andre Simon Prize for the best contribution in English to the literature of gastronomy in 1965. This edition includes new material on grape growing and wine making techniques. 027778

Price: 10.00 USD
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From Vines to Wines: The Complete Guide to Growing Grapes and Making Your Own Wine, Cox, Jeff
2 From Vines to Wines: The Complete Guide to Growing Grapes and Making Your Own Wine
Cox, Jeff
Storey Publishing 1999 1580171052 / 9781580171052 Tenth printing Paperback Fine 
As new condition, clean trade paperback. No chipping, creasing or wear. Binding is tight, all pages and edges are clean and bright with no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings. 235 pages. How to create your own backyard winery - from breaking ground to savoring the finished product. 027675

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The Portable Wine Tour, Fallis, Catherine
3 The Portable Wine Tour
Fallis, Catherine
Global Book Publishing 2006 1740480155 / 9781740480154 Unknown Near Fine 
A lovely clean, boxed set containing 264 full-color cards, 48-page booklet. Country cards for both the Old and New Worlds provide information on each country's approach to winemaking, the types of wines for which it is known, and the qualities that make the wines notable and unique. Regional Cards cover more than 100 major wine-growing regions, featuring a general overview of each region, a detailed full-color map, a factfile, advice on how to get there, the names of the main producers, and a list of 12 best-quality or best-value wines from each region. 28 Varietal cards featuring descriptions of varietals produced across the glove, tasting notes, and lists of the best wines. These are cross-referenced to regional cards. Booklet covers topics such as grape varieties, matching food and wine, serving and storing wine, how to read a label, practical tips for wine touring and much more. Box is clean and in great condition, except for small closed tear to lid. 026632

Price: 25.00 USD
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Seasons of a Finger Lakes Winery, Hartsock, John C
4 Seasons of a Finger Lakes Winery
Hartsock, John C
Ithaca, NY Cornell University Press 2011 0801448816 / 9780801448812 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean cream boards with burgundy cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 187 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Gary and Rosemary Barletta's story of establishing an award-winning winery (Long Point Winery, on the eastern shore of Cayuga Lake) in the Finger Lakes area of New York, and what it is like to be winemakers in this beautiful region. 027451

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Wine Spectator's California Wine - A Comprehensive Guide to the Wineries, Wines, Vintages and Vineyards of America's Premier Winegrowing State, Laube, James
5 Wine Spectator's California Wine - A Comprehensive Guide to the Wineries, Wines, Vintages and Vineyards of America's Premier Winegrowing State
Laube, James
Wine Spectator Press 1995 1881659259 / 9781881659259 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Green boards with darker green cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean green marbled endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with regional maps. 758 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The history of winemaking in California--the roots of which date back over 200 years--and a definitive guide to today's California wineries and their products. 026894

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Backyard Vintner: An Enthusiast's Guide to Growing Grapes and Making Wine at Home, Law, Jim
6 The Backyard Vintner: An Enthusiast's Guide to Growing Grapes and Making Wine at Home
Law, Jim
Quarry Books 2005 1592531989 / 9781592531981 First Paperback Near Fine 
Very clean trade paperback - size approx. 8" x 10". Clean bright cover, no chipping, creasing or fading. Binding is tight, all pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with full color photographs. 176 pages. Inspiring photographs and how-to illustrations that demonstrate techniques for growing grapes and making wine. Guides to which types of grapes that will grow best in your climate; tips on determing what kind of soil you have and which grapes are best suited to it; ideas on making, storing and appreciating wines for readers at both the professioanl and non-professional level. 026297

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Wine: A Gentleman's Game - The Adventures of an Amateur Winemaker Turned Professional, Miller, Mark
7 Wine: A Gentleman's Game - The Adventures of an Amateur Winemaker Turned Professional
Miller, Mark
Harper & Row 1984 006015263X / 9780060152635 First Unknown Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige boards with burgundy cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings. 214 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of Benmarl Vineyards and how one man and his family, with no prior experience and only their determination, made a dream of owning a producing vineyard come true. Inspiring story that also contains a great deal of practical information on grape cultivation and winemaking. 026708

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Overstreet's New Wine Guide: Celebrating the New Wave in Winemaking, Overstreet, Dennis with David Gibbons
8 Overstreet's New Wine Guide: Celebrating the New Wave in Winemaking
Overstreet, Dennis with David Gibbons
New York Clarkson Potter 1999 0609805185 / 9780609805183 First Paperback Fine 
Stated First Edition (and first printing, with full number line). Trade paperback with French flaps. As new condition. Cover is clean and bright, no chipping or creasing, all pages and edges are clean - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs by Catherine Leuthold. 272 pages with index. 027614

Price: 15.00 USD
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Vintage Talk: Conversations With California's New Winemakers, Schaefer, Dennis
9 Vintage Talk: Conversations With California's New Winemakers
Schaefer, Dennis
Santa Barbara, California Capra Press 1994 0884963608 / 9780884963608 Paperback Very Good 
Clean trade paperback. Very tiny chip to bottom rear corner. No fading or creasing, binding is tight, pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. Some dust-speckling to text block edges. Illustrated with photographs of winemakers. 304 pages. 026426

Price: 10.00 USD
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To Cork or Not to Cork - Tradition, Romance, Science, and The Battle for the Wine Bottle, Taber, George M.
10 To Cork or Not to Cork - Tradition, Romance, Science, and The Battle for the Wine Bottle
Taber, George M.
New York Scribner 2007 978978743299352 First Paperback Near Fine 
Clean trade paperback, first printing, with full number line. Clean cover, all pages and edges are clean, no names, writing or marks. Includes a reading/tasting group guide. 287 pages. With a thorough command of history, science, winemaking, and marketing, author examines all sides of the debate as to whether cork closures on wine bottles should be abandoned after nearly four centuries of use. Fun facts and intriguing wine information. 027224

Price: 7.00 USD
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Riesling Rediscovered: Bold, Bright, and Dry, Winthrop, John
11 Riesling Rediscovered: Bold, Bright, and Dry
Winthrop, John
University Of California Press 2016 0520275454 / 9780520275454 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First printing, SIGNED by the author in clean unchipped dust jacket. As new condition. Very clean dark green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blank endpapers. Signed by author: "John Winthrop" on half-title page. No other names or markings. Illustrated with detailed color maps of various wine regions. 369 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The development of dry Riesling in great detail with an historical perspective and maps of wine regions and wineries so that you can head out and experience for yourself the delicious versatility of the Riesling grape. 026073

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