The New Short Course in Wine

The New Short Course in Wine

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Appropriate for Beverage Management and Intro. to Wine courses within Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management departments. This book is intended for students of wine who are looking for a true professional understanding of the subject: one that includes the culture and context of humankind's most civilized and important drink.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 150 x 224 x 12mm | 136.08g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0131186361
  • 9780131186361
  • 2,033,970

Table of contents

Introduction - What's Wine Chapter One: Why Study Wine? Chapter Two: How to Taste Chapter Three: A Word About Alcohol Chapter Four: Standing in the Wine Shop Trying to Make Sense of it All Chapter Five: Varieties Chapter Six: Winemaking Chapter Seven: Rights, Wrongs and Rituals Chapter Eight: Wine, Food and Commerce Afterword: Continuing Your Wine Educationshow more

About Lynn Hoffman

Lynn Hoffman currently teaches at the Wine School of Philadelphia and has written a weekly wine column for the Philadelphia Daily News and restaurant reviews for Philadelphia Magazine. He founded the world-renowned culinary arts program at Drexel University and has been a Scholar in Residence in Food and Culture for thirteen years. He is actively involved in the world of wine and spirits which include leading tastings for commercial client tasting.show more

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