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"As part of Alpha's "The Complete Idiot's Guide to ..." series, the book is extremely readable, easy to follow and it's a snap locating key info in a hurry."

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About the Author

Jeanette Hurt is an award-winning writer and author, and has written for Wine Enthusiast, Gourmet, and Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel. Her book, The Cheeses of Wisconsin: A Culinary Travel Guide, took second place in the 2009 Midwest Travel Writers Mark Twain Awards for best travel guide. Jaclyn Stuart is a certified sommelier with accreditations from the Court of Master Sommeliers and the Wine & Spirits Education Trust.  She has managed wine programs for numerous award-winning restaurants and is a wine educator, speaker, and consultant.
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Product Details

  • Series: The Complete Idiot's Guide
  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Alpha (June 1, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1615640150
  • ISBN-13: 978-1615640157
  • Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 0.6 x 9.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 10.6 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,928,495 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Fantastic reference! I love this book!
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Jeanette and Jacklyn make wine and cheese pairing a true experience. Wisconsin cheese runs in her veins. She is a walking encyclopedia of wines best friend.
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This is a great user friendly book. I love kettle chips, but who knew to open a bottle of riesling to enjoy with them--Jaclyn apparently. Great advise, interesting reading, now I know what to do for thanksgiving dinner.
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This is a good example between a short article made for a Magazine and a book which is much more complicated to draw.
If you look at the "definition of Oxidized wine ... it smell like Sherry or vinegar" Sherry YES, vinegar rarely smell in recent year of modern wine. Did reduction could be more important to describe?

Another widely repeated miss information "Your different taste buds are located on varying parts of your tongue". No, we carry several thousands of buds all over the tong. "Via small openings in the tongue epithelium, called taste pores, parts of the food dissolved in saliva come into contact with taste receptors. The taste receptor cells send information detected by clusters of various receptors and ion channels to the gustatory areas of the brain via the seventh, ninth and tenth cranial nerves." Wikipedia
Let's remember this books is about "pairing wine & food" by professional journalist and Master Sommelier.

Furthermore, the chapter 4 on White Wine's Flavor Profiles include "Rosy-Cheeked Wines".
How can someone mix White wine and Rosés pairing???
In the same chapter, Definition of Malolactic fermentation: "All red wine got through malolactic fermentation." This assertion is falls.

Let's Get Pairing.
Authors start with Riesling.
Why? It's the most wine sold in US? Or they start in alphabetical order? Who knows?
No mention of Petroleum flavor of many Riesling which did not pair very well with cheese.

Best from = Germany; Alsace, Washington, New York, Australia without making a mention as German Riesling are often so sweet as they have their specific classification labeled on front of the bottle like Riesling Kabinett. For a book of Pairing expert it would be a good advise to mention it.
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