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ISBN: 9788884993472
Year Added to Catalog: 2013
Book Format: paperback
Dimensions: 5-1/2 x 9
Number of Pages: 256
Book Publisher: Slow Food Editore
Release Date: January 31, 2014
Web Product ID: 803

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Slow Wine 2014

A Year in the Life of Italy’s Vineyards and Wines

by Slow Food Editore

400 cellars visited, 3,000 wines reviewed

For the third year running, Slow Food International offers an English-language edition of their guide to Italian wines whose qualities extend well beyond the palate. Slow Wine 2014 doesn’t simply select and review Italy’s finest bottles. It describes what’s in the glass, but it also tells you what’s behind it: namely the work, the aims, and the passion of producers; their bond with the land; and their choice of cultivation and cellar techniques—favoring the ones who implement ecologically sustainable winegrowing and winemaking practices.

An essential guide for armchair oenophiles and better still for those who get out of that chair once in a while: over half the producers listed will offer a discount of at least 10% to anyone who visits them with a copy of Slow Wine in hand.

About the Author

Slow Food Editore

Slow Food Editore was founded in 1989 to counteract fast food and fast life, the disappearance of local food traditions and people’s dwindling interest in the food they eat, where it comes from, how it tastes and how our food choices affect the rest of the world. It now has more than 80,000 members in 120 countries around the world. ...

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