Is California the only American region producing great wine? In this episode of IntoWineTV, host Lisa Kolenda and wine experts Bartholomew Broadbent and Pamela Busch convene at San Francisco's CAV Wine Bar & Kitchen for the tasting and discussion of 25 different American wines NOT from...
Curiosities of Wine : Clinking, Drinking and the Extras That Surround the Bottles by Pamela Vandyke Price
Find the answers to curious questions associated with wine in this new book by England's doyenne of wine writers. A lively book for beginners and more experienced wine lovers--all will find much to savor.
"An entertaining and witty guide to ordering, buying, and collecting wine -- from a trailblazing, mystique-busting, straight-talking wine expert."
Here is a comprehensive collection of the world's best words on wine. "I'm like old wine. They don't bring me out very often, but I'm well preserved." Rose Kennedy "Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever." Aristophanes "To buy very good wine nowadays requires only money. To serve it to your guests is a sign of fatigue." William F. Buckley "Never, never trust anyone who asks for white wine. It means they're phonies." Bette Davis
Crisp Toasts: Wonderful Words That Add Wit and Class to Every Time You Raise Your Glass by William Evans and Andrew Frothingham
This contemporary collection from The New Yorker 's Frothingham and Evans will prove useful for any collection. Crisp Toasts lists at least three toasts for more than 100 alphabetically arranged topics, from absent friends to work. Ranging from timely to traditional, most of the toasts are short one-liners, ideal for weddings, christenings, reunions, and retirement dinners.