Learning About Wines

Thousands of books have been written about wines throughout the years. They range from the origin of wine to include the actual technical proceeses wineries use. We chose a selection of 25 differnet books to browse through for some ideas. You won't have enough time to read all the books available but choosing a few that teach you the necessary basics will make you look and feel like a pro. Just being able to understand lables, grape varieties and some wine terminology is worth the price of a book. Lets be honest it gets redundant staring at rows of wine bottles and picking out the one that has a nice label. Sometimes we hope the guy next to us knows what he's talking about when he reccomends a wine.


Spend some time reading and learning about wines. You'll have a deeper appreciation for wines and think of them as not just a wine but a beverage to be passionate about. That next bottle of wine you go to pick up will be more than just another pretty label in the crowd. You'll find a link to another page where you can browse through about three hundred books on wine and related subjects. We will continue to search for more informative and educational books on wine.


  • Four and Five Star Rated Books


    The Wine Bible            Karen MacNeil   $12.96

    World Atlas of Wine     Hugh Johnson    $29.41

    Great Wine Made Simple: Straight Talk from a Master Sommelier  Andrea Robinson  $18.55

    Facts About Champagne and Other Sparkling Wines  Henry Vizitelli  $21.93

    New Wine Lover's Companion, The  Ron Herbst  $11.55

    How to Taste: A Guide to Enjoying Wine  Jancis Robinson  $17.16

    Reading between the Wines  terry Theise  $16.47

    Secrets of the Sommeliers: How to Think and Drink Like the World's Top Wine Professionals  Rajat Par  $19.36

    Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book 2011  hugh Johnson  $10.19

    What to Drink with What You Eat: The Definitive Guide to Pairing Food with Wine, Beer, Spirits, Coffee, Tea - Even Water - Based on Expert Advice from America's Best Sommeliers  Andrew Dornenburg  $19.19

    The Sommelier Prep Course: An Introduction to the Wines, Beers, and Spirits of the World  M. Gibson  $25.20

    The University Wine Course: A Wine Appreciation Text & Self Tutorial  Marian W. baldy Ph.D.  $23.10

    Oldman's Guide to Outsmarting Wine: 108 Ingenious Shortcuts to Navigate the World of Wine with Confidence and Style  Mark Oldman  $13.46

    From Vines to Wines: The Complete Guide to Growing Grapes and Making Your Own Wine  Jeff Cox  #11.96

    The Only Wine Book You'll Ever Need  Danny May  8.95

    How to Launch your Wine Career: Dream Jobs in America's Hottest Industry  Liz Thach  $19.77

    The Wine Snob's Dictionary: An Essential Lexicon of Oenological Knowledge  David Camp  $10.25

    Vino Italiano: The Regional Wines of Italy  Joseph Bastianich  $13.31

    Understanding Wine Technology: The Science of Wine Explained  David Bird  $26.37

    The Home Winemaker's Companion: Secrets, Recipes, and Know-How for Making 115 Great-Tasting Wines  Ed Halloran  $11.15

    The Way to Make Wine: How to Craft Superb Table Wines at Home, With a New Preface  Sheridan Warrick  $13.15  

    The Science of Wine: From Vine to Glass  Jamie Goode  $23.73

    The New Connoisseurs' Guidebook to California Wine and Wineries  Charles E. Olken  $17.10

    The Most Beautiful Wine Cellars in the World  Astrid Fobelets  $56.39

    Making Wild Wines & Meads: 125 Unusual Recipes Using Herbs, Fruits, Flowers & More  Pattie Vargas  $10.17


    To view more books go to this link at Amazon.  more wine books