Synopses & Reviews
Offering a unique and often private look at the talent behind the booming wine industry of Napa Valley, this coffee table book couples 50 portraits with heartfelt stories and personal journeys from the most iconic and influential winemakers of the Valley. Readers will enjoy the insightful answers to questions such as the qualities that make a wine worth $150 and up, winemakers that have been influential, and how wine came into the lives of the profiled winemakers. This book gives wine aficionados a one-of-a-kind chance to view the world of wine through the eyes of the experts.
"[50 Premiere Winemakers of Napa Valley] is an American gift-quality wine book bringing four-color photography and telling portraits of Napa Valley winemaking.” — Tours.com
Quintessentially Presents has been compiled and edited by world-renowned wine expert Matthew Jukes, who showcases and explores the fascination surrounding the one hundred most iconic wine estates. Quintessentially Presents provides direct access to the most coveted wine estates around the world and profiles each estate’s history, heritage, wine-making philosophies, and their place in the top one hundred estates.
About the Author
He was voted the most influential wine writer in the UK by OLN in May 2011 and has won the highly prestigious International Wine and Spirit Competition's Trophy for Wine Communicator of the Year. He is the wine buyer for Bibendum Restaurant, the Masala World group of Indian Restaurants (Chutney Mary, Amaya and Veeraswamy), all in London, and the exclusive, private wine club Quintessentially Wine. He is the author of thirteen wine books and the Founder and Patron of Touch Wine and Wine Rules.Formed in 2005, Quintessentially Publishing is a sister business to the world renowned luxury lifestyle service Quintessentially. Producing high-end coffee table books showcasing and recommending everything in the world of luxury.