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Windows on the World Complete Wine Course

T I recently took a wine course as a part of my current curriculum. To view it, click here. I checked out some of the videos that you can click on via QR codes and URLS throughout the book, but I didn’t find them overwhelmingly helpful. A great overview with references to additional books for many oevin of wine if you want more in-depth knowledge. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

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Kevin Zraly Windows on the World Complete Wine Course : Revised and Expanded Edition

Overall, it gave me a better understanding of the reason behind wine enthusiasts everywhere. A good balance of easy reading with detailed information.

It’s divided up into 8 courses and additional ancillary chapters, all of which deserve careful attention. Refresh and try again. Last one Free shipping.

It was written well from beginning to end. It even has a chapter on sensation and wine tasting.


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I’m sure ill pick this one up again in the future, it’s just that I’m not that excited to I haven’t yet made my way through this book entirely, but my impressions at my current stopping point have me favoring the other wine books I have over this one, which is why I’m putting it down for now. A wealth of knowledge, well-organized, and without the pretension that usually accompanies the subject.


Oct 12, Adrienne rated it it was amazing. A comprehensive book that walks you through various wine-making areas in eight “classes. This is another book I read for my wine class. I liked the little tips sprinkled corse and that the writing wasn’t overly technical. There is so much information in here – on the different regions, different varieties etc.

I had a previous edition of this book and do not feel the update was worth the purchase. A quick and easy read that provides a lot of interesting and helpful information on wine for someone such as me who is little more than a beginner on the subject. And this is a simple win My first foray into wine education, this is an attempt to do justice to the necessary complexity of wine while still being a relatively “simple” wine book.

A fantastic read that condenses Oenologyand perhaps even into a single resource. Had he even included the pacific north west wines in the reds section, I would have rated it 5 stars.

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Windows on the World Complete Wine Course by Kevin Zraly

Book ratings by Goodreads. Anyone can do it and will enjoy drinking wine even more!

It mixes litlle blurbs of interest in the margins that add to an overall enjoyment of the book. Mar 16, Mary rated it it was amazing. Recommended to industry types, I guess? For a more detailed option, I also like the Sotheby’s Wine Encyclopedia.


The response was so great, they opened their first class for consumers in I was fully satified with it! It is lacking in depth in some places, i found the ital A great book that gives you just enough about each region of wine thhe want more.

It covers red and white wines, champagne, sherry and port. If you’ve read on wine previously, this may even be remedial, but it’s excellent for a first outing. Still, it got me started, though I think I was already started before reading it. This is a great resource for anyone wanting an overview on wine.

A fine introduction to wine. This book was recommended to me by my favorite person in the world: The paragraph headings are topical and relevant to the industry of the moment, but if keeping up with trends and changes appeals, it would make more sense to invest in a good monthly wine rag and build a library of classic wine reference materials.

I dunno, I still think wine’s mostly bullshit and hype but if you’re into maps and lists and trivia about your beverage, this book has all that and more. Save on Cookbooks Trending price is windoows on prices over last 90 days. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Had a hard time getting through the chapters on wine areas, although I love the little trivia about wine: