Reflections of a Vintner: Stories and Seasonal Wisdom from a Lifetime in Napa Valley (Hardcover)


A compendium for wine lovers: a prominent vintner shares a lifetime of great wines, famous friends, deep knowledge, and insider insights Napa Valley Stories follows the calendar year, each chapter opening with the challenges and opportunities a winemaker faces that month-in the vineyard, winery, tasting room, and out on the road. In addition to the wine knowledge Tor imparts, the book relates stories of his friendships with legends of the modern American food and wine scene, including Julia Child, Andre Tchelistcheff, and Robert Mondavi, among others.An iconic winemaker, Tor has written, taught, and lectured on wine most of his adult life. What he is most often asked about are not facts or numbers about his wines, but the stories behind them. These are stories of inspiration and wisdom that shaped his journey. With this insider's book on wine, Tor offers entertaining insights into an often intimidating and complex but highly enjoyable world.

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A compendium for wine lovers: a prominent vintner shares a lifetime of great wines, famous friends, deep knowledge, and insider insights Napa Valley Stories follows the calendar year, each chapter opening with the challenges and opportunities a winemaker faces that month-in the vineyard, winery, tasting room, and out on the road. In addition to the wine knowledge Tor imparts, the book relates stories of his friendships with legends of the modern American food and wine scene, including Julia Child, Andre Tchelistcheff, and Robert Mondavi, among others.An iconic winemaker, Tor has written, taught, and lectured on wine most of his adult life. What he is most often asked about are not facts or numbers about his wines, but the stories behind them. These are stories of inspiration and wisdom that shaped his journey. With this insider's book on wine, Tor offers entertaining insights into an often intimidating and complex but highly enjoyable world.

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General

Imprint

Cameron

Country of origin

United States

Release date

April 2022

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Expected to ship within 12 - 17 working days

Authors

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Dimensions

216 x 140 x 53mm (L x W x T)

Format

Hardcover - Cloth over boards / With dust jacket

Pages

208

ISBN-13

978-1-951836-56-6

Barcode

9781951836566

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LSN

1-951836-56-1



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