Book Review

    • Book Review: The Chocolate Tasting Kit by Eagranie Yuh

      --> Eagranie Yuh's new chocolate book and kit, The Chocolate Tasting Kit, shows us that the world of chocolate is just as complex and fascinating as the worlds of wine, coffee, and tea. Ever wanted to know the difference between white and dark chocolates? Hungry to identify the top chocolate producers and regions worldwide? Yuh's 48-page book, just one of multiple componen ...

      Mattie Bamman/ By The Tun- 3 readers -
  • Windows on the World Complete Wine Course

    … on the World. Chock full of useful information, maps, labels, and so much more, this book deserves a place in your wine library. If you own it, consider giving this as a gift to one who doesn't, especially a beginning wine enthusiast, who would certainly spend many pleasant hours tipping a glass and turning these pages. This book was provided for review purposes - all opinions are my own. Like 50 States Of Wine on Facebook Follow 50 States Of Wine on Twitter Subscribe to the 50 States Of Wine YouTube channel …

    Kovas Palubinskas/ 50 States of Wine- 8 readers -
  • Seasons Among the Vines

    … Head Wine Chix Linda Kissam Seasons Among the Vines Life Lesson from the California Wine Country & Paris A book review with wine tips There is a group of us – and you know who you are – that envision a life living among the grapes. Some of us think having a glass of wine every night might qualify. Others think about moving to one…

    Linda Kissam/ WineChixs.comin Cabernet Sauvignon Sauvignon Blanc- 4 readers -
  • Lots of wine books, not very many good ones

    … and skills of literacy. (Actually, a great many wine books, especially those little pocket guidebooks, aren’t written by the famous authors on the cover. They hire anonymous writers and pay them, say, 20 cents a word, or $2 a review, although the reader would have no way of knowing that.) It is, though, even harder to write a good wine book, not only…

    STEVE HEIMOFF- 2 readers -
  • Tannat and Uruguay: An Unlikely Duo

    … Tannat and Uruguay: An Unlikely Duo I was sent a copy of Wines of South America: The Essential Guide by Evan Goldstein. He’s not only a Master Sommelier but also President and Chief Education Officer of Full Circle Wine Solutions. I can vouch for his abilities as an educator after peppering him with questions regarding the state of the South…

    Jameson Fink/ Jameson Finkin Malbec- 3 readers -
  • Book Review: The Curious World of Wine

    … ones related to his experiences researching this book, and to find out what he couldn't include within the time and space restraints. I thank him for providing a resource that will help with my blogging, my own dinner parties, and, of course, impressing random wine experts and trivia teams. FCC Disclosure: This was an advance review copy (ARC…

    Random Oenophile- 2 readers -