Top 10 books for wine lovers

Romancing the Vine: Life, Love and Transformation in the Vineyards of Barolo by Alan Tardi

Romancing the Vine: Life, Love and Transformation in the Vineyards of Barolo by Alan TardiRomancing the Vine is a memoir detailing the tale of Alan Tardi who, in 2002, shut up his New York restaurant Fallonico and embarked on a winemaking adventure in Italy’s Piedmont region, famous for its Barolo wines.

While recounting anecdotes about his adventures in the Piedmontese winemaking countryside, Tardi also imparts 25 recipes featuring specialities from throughout the region.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 Responses to “Top 10 books for wine lovers”

  1. Virginie Saverys says:

    Two other great books about history and wine:

    Don Kladstrup : Wine and war
    Paul Lukacs : Inventing wine, a new history of one of the world’s most ancient pleasures

  2. Ron Irvine says:

    Two excellent books set in Washington State: The Wine Project by Ron Irvine and Walter Clore (a not your typical history book; and The Winemaker’s Daughter by Tim Egan, a story of greed and honor set in the framework of a father’s vineyard and winery.

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