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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 choice of elegantly written essays from the earlier thirty years, up to date with a brand new advent and endnotes, well known writer Gerald Asher informs wine fanatics with insightful, engrossing debts of wines from Europe and the United States that provide simply as a lot if you easily take pleasure in vibrant evocations of individuals and locations. Asher places wine in its context via 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 thing and leads everywhere." even if the topic is a supposedly basic purple wine shared in a Parisian café or a Napa Valley Cabernet tasted with its vintner, each essay in A Carafe of purple is as satisfying because the wines themselves.

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