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An Unlikely Vineyard: The Education of a Farmer and Her Quest for Terroir

Is it possible to capture landscape in a bottle? To express the essence of placeóthe geology, geography, climate, and its soilóas well as the skill of the winegrower? Thatís what Deirdre Heekin and her husband set out to do on their eight-acre hillside farm in Vermont. An Unlikely Vineyard tells the story of their farm and its evoluti......


Fermentation Workshop with Sandor Ellix Katz DVD Trailer


Contrary to popular belief, fermenting foods is a simple process. But it needs to be done correctly, and there's no better person to inform us about managing microbial bacteria to produce highly nutritious food. In fact, with Sandor Ellix Katz a.......

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A Look Back at 2014: Our Top 10 Blog Posts

As we look back on the year almost finished, we've started to take stock in what our community has found most useful to them. If it's one thing (or two) we know about our readers, it's that they love growing food and getting their hands dirty. How can we be so sure? Six of our ten most popular blog posts from 2014 are garden related.

See for yourself: We've listed them all below, they offer a wealth of information on topics from growing mushrooms on a pair of old jeans, to drinking nutrient-rich sap straight from the tree, to ...

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Submitted by admin on December 14, 2014 08:00 AM
The clock is ticking on our Holiday Sale!

Looking for something on your holiday shopping list? Look no further; we've got the book for you!

Shop our online bookstore and find that perfect gift for your friends and family. But hurry, there are only a couple of days left to ensure it arrives by Christmas.

You'll find the right gift for anyone, from gardeners and political activists to entrepreneurs, builders, foodies and cooks. Use the discount code CGS14 at checkout to save 35% off your entire ...
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Submitted by admin on December 12, 2014 09:30 AM
New Audio Books: Bears and Elephants Oh My!

Whether you're keen on learning more about the secretive lives of black bears or how to unlock the secrets of political framing, two recent Chelsea Green books are now available in audio so you can listen in the car, at home, or wherever you prefer.

To sample the audio of either book, check out the Soundcloud embeds below.

Happy Listening! The ALL NEW Don't Think of an Elephant! George Lakoff's The ALL NEW Don't Think of an Elephant! ...
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Submitted by admin on December 8, 2014 10:21 AM
Wine Pairings for the Holidays

As you prepare to celebrate with friends or sit down with family this holiday season, it's good to know what kind of wine to serve on the right occasion with the right meal, right? Deirdre Heekin, wine maker and author of An Unlikely Vineyard, is here to share some of her favorite wines along with food pairing suggestions. Her selections include a variety of wines that pair well with anything from shellfish to roasted root vegetables to a plate of aged cheeses, and more.

In her latest book, Heekin tells her unlikely story ...

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Submitted by admin on December 8, 2014 06:00 AM
Stocking Stuffer Holiday Sale!

Our stocking stuffer holiday sale continues with 35% off any purchase at our online bookstore.

Simply use the code CGS14 at checkout from now until the end of the year. Take a look at some of our new and popular titles below to get started, or browse our full online bookstore.

Donít forget there is free shipping on orders over $100!

Happy Holidays from the folks at Chelsea Green Need more? Email us at [email protected] for recommendations.
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Submitted by admin on December 4, 2014 09:30 AM
Winter Survival Tips From Mat Stein
Now that temperatures have started to dip below freezing and most folks living in colder climates have witnessed their first snow flurries of the season, it's time to get serious about winter preparedness. Make sure you are ready for stormy weather and extreme cold on your next road trip with these winter driving tips from author and survivalist Mat Stein (When Disaster Strikes, When Technology Fails). Stein's books are comprehensive guides for self-reliance, sustainable living, and emergency planning. For more survival advice, check out his essential packing list for†a grab-and-go compact ...
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