By Gerald Asher
Each wine has a narrative. during this choice of elegantly written essays from the prior thirty years, up to date with a brand new advent and endnotes, well known writer Gerald Asher informs wine fanatics with insightful, engrossing money owed of wines from Europe and the USA that supply simply as a lot in case you easily get pleasure from bright evocations of individuals and areas. Asher places wine in its context through taking the reader on a chain of discursive trips that commence with the carafe at his elbow. In his advent, Asher says, “Wine . . . attracts on every little thing and leads everywhere.” no matter if the topic is a supposedly uncomplicated crimson wine shared in a Parisian café or a Napa Valley Cabernet tasted with its vintner, each essay in A Carafe of Red is as enjoyable because the wines themselves.
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A Carafe of Red by Gerald Asher