"If any grape would be at home in the pose of the femme fatale—smoke curling from its lips, long, irresistible legs crossed as another winemaker is sent to his doom—it would be Pinot Noir." —Eric Asimov, from the Foreword
From the Publisher
* A portrait of the most fashionable grape in the wine world, pairing vivid narrative and stunning photography to showcase top Pinot producers in California and Oregon.
* The only fully illustrated book on American Pinot Noir.
* The explosive ascent of Pinot Noir from relative obscurity to it-grape status is unprecedented. According to AC Nielson, Pinot sales have increased 120 percent in the last two years.
* Features a foreword by Eric Asimov.