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Summer in a Glass The Coming of Age of Winemaking in the Finger Lakes

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ISBN-10: 1402797109

ISBN-13: 9781402797101

Edition: N/A

Authors: Evan Dawson, James Molesworth

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New York's Finger Lakes is home to the country's fastest-growing wine region, and each year millions of tourists spill into the tasting rooms of its wineries. Filled with fun and likable characters,Summer in a Glassbrings this burgeoning area to life and captures its exciting diversity--from its immigrant German winemakers to its young, technically trained connoisseurs, from classic Rieslings to up-and-coming Cabernet Francs.  "...Dawson [composes] a useful travel guide, lessons in Wine 101, and, most important, a reminder of what makes wine so alluring. A fast, engaging read for wine lovers." --Library Journal
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
Publication date: 4/3/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

EVAN DAWSON is Managing Editor of theNew York Cork Report. He is also a morning news anchor at WHAM-TV and CW-16 inROCHESTER.

Author's Note
Prologue: October 13, 1995, Neuses am Berg, Germany
The German in Springtime: Johannes Reinhardt
Prologue: December 24, 1981, Bernkastel, Germany
The German in Winter: Hermann Wiemer
Prologue: November 12, 1986, Watkins Glen, New York
The Local Boy: Dave Whiting
Prologue: Summer, 1978, Provence, France
The Great Dane: Morten Hallgren
The Iroquois: Sam Argetsinger
Prologue: February 12, 1986, Ontario, Canada
The Canadian: Peter Bell
Prologue: August 1, 2005, Canandaigua, New York
The Prodigy Next Door: Tricia Renshaw
Prologue: September 8, 1999, Freiburg, Germany
The Unlikely Heir: Fred Merwarth
Prologue: August, 1992, Dundee, New York
The Black Russian: John McGregor
Prologue: May 10, 2005, Central Finger Lakes, New York
The Geologist and His Rock: Tom and Susan Higgins
Prologue: October 2, 1971, British Columbia, Canada
The Contradiction: John Ingle
Prologue: Fall, 1952, New York City
The Ukrainian and His Descendants: The Family of Dr. Konstantin Frank
The Tierce Brothers