Synopses & Reviews
For everyone who has discovered the delights of drinking wine but would like to know more about what makes each one special, Hugh Johnson's Wine is packed with information on the entire winemaking process, from grape to table. Soil, climate, vintages, the role of the winemaker, shipping, bottling, and selling are just some of the subjects covered in this classic guide, which established Hugh Johnson as today's foremost wine writer and a leading authority in his field.
Traces the entire process of wine-making from grape to table and contains all the background knowledge required by wine lovers. The book also details how to select the right wine at a restaurant, and for the table at home, as well as how to serve and where to store wine.