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A Hedonist in the Cellar: Adventures in Wine

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In A Hedonist in the Cellar, Jay McInerney gathers more than five years’ worth of essays and continues his exploration of what’s new, what’s enduring, and what’s surprising–giving his palate a complete workout and the reader an indispensable, idiosyncratic guide to a world of almost infinite variety.Filled with delights oenophiles everywhere will savor, this is a collection driven not only by wine itself but also the people who make it.

An entertaining, irresistible book that is essential for anyone enthralled by the myriad pleasures of wine.

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The popular novelist and wine connoisseur brings together five years of essays on fine wine, examining what's new, what's enduring, and what's surprising in an idiosyncratic, anecdotal guide to the world of wine. Reprint.

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Jay McInerney is the author of Bright Lights, Big City; Ransom; Story of My Life; Brightness Falls; The Last of the Savages; Model Behavior; and The Good Life, as well as an earlier collection of wine essays, Bacchus and Me. A contributing writer to House & Garden, he lives in New York.

About the Author

Jay McInerney, whose wine column appears monthly in House & Garden, is the author of seven novels, the most recent of which is The Good Life. The 2006 recipient of the James Beard Foundation’s M.F.K. Fisher Distinguished Writing Award, he lives in New York City.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307485878
Subtitle:
Adventures in Wine
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Story of My Life
Author:
McInerney, Jay
Author:
Brightness Falls
Author:
Jay, McInerney
Author:
The Last of the Savages
Author:
of <i>Bright Lights, Big City
Author:
Model Behavior
Author:
Ransom
Subject:
Cooking : Beverages - Wine & Spirits
Subject:
Beverages - Wine & Spirits
Subject:
Wine and wine making
Subject:
Wine & Spirits
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Wine General
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Wines of the World
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20071106
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
243

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Cooking and Food » Beverages » Bartending and Liquor

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Product details 243 pages Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group - English 9780307485878 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The popular novelist and wine connoisseur brings together five years of essays on fine wine, examining what's new, what's enduring, and what's surprising in an idiosyncratic, anecdotal guide to the world of wine. Reprint.
"Synopsis" by , Jay McInerney is the author of Bright Lights, Big City; Ransom; Story of My Life; Brightness Falls; The Last of the Savages; Model Behavior; and The Good Life, as well as an earlier collection of wine essays, Bacchus and Me. A contributing writer to House & Garden, he lives in New York.
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