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By Gerald Asher

ISBN-10: 0520270320

ISBN-13: 9780520270329

ISBN-10: 1522684417

ISBN-13: 9781522684411

each wine has a narrative. during this number of elegantly written essays from the earlier thirty years, up to date with a brand new advent and endnotes, popular writer Gerald Asher informs wine fans with insightful, engrossing debts of wines from Europe and the United States that supply simply as a lot should you easily get pleasure from vibrant evocations of individuals and locations. Asher places wine in its context through taking the reader on a sequence of discursive trips that begin with the carafe at his elbow. In his advent, Asher says, "Wine . . . attracts on every little thing and leads everywhere." even if the topic is a supposedly basic pink wine shared in a Parisian café or a Napa Valley Cabernet tasted with its vintner, each essay in A Carafe of purple is as pleasant because the wines themselves.

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