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Author Camuto, Robert V.

Title Corkscrewed : adventures in the new French wine country / Robert V. Camuto
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (191 pages) : illustrations, map
Series At table
At table series.
Contents Introduction: As the corkscrew turns -- Rebel with a château -- The wrath of grapes -- Among the mayonnaise -- The madman of Bandol -- A brother's blood -- Drinking with Uncle Jacques -- Poop and people in the new French wine country -- The soul of Côte Rôtie -- Remembering Gaillac -- Heaven, hell, or burgundy -- The moon, the stars, and the Loire -- Where goes chatus
Summary Robert V. Camuto's interest in wine turned into a passion when he moved to France and began digging into local soils and cellars. Corkscrewed recounts Camuto's journey through France's myriad regions-and how the journey brought about a profound change in everything he believed about wine
Notes Print version record
Subject Wine and wine making -- France -- Anecdotes.
Wineries -- France -- Anecdotes.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0803218699 (electronic bk.)
9780803218697 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
Other Titles Adventures in the new French wine country