Tag: California wine

Book Review: Soft Soil, Black Grapes: The Birth of Italian Winemaking in California; by Simone Cinotto

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To view a complete list of all the books I have reviewed on The Academic Wino, visit my Wine Book Library page and browse!  To purchase any of the books I’ve reviewed, check out my Amazon.com storefront!  Cheers! Today, I…

Book Review: American Wine – The Ultimate Companion to the Wines and Wineries of the United States by Jancis Robinson and Linda Murphy

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I was very excited to crack open American Wine: The Ultimate Companion to the Wines and Wineries of the United States by Jancis Robinson and Linda Murphy, and I have to say that I was not disappointed! To purchase American…

Book Review: A Vineyard in Napa by Doug Shafer with Andy Demsky

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Want your wine-related book reviewed?  Send me an email:  becca@academicwino.com! I’d love to read it! There are many motivated individuals who have high hopes and grand dreams of owning a successful and world-renowned vineyard.  Some of these individuals go on…