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Author Dugas, Laure, author.

Title Champagne baby : how one Parisian learned to love wine-and life-the American way / Laure Dugas.

Publication Info. New York : Ballantine Books, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    641.22 DUG    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Non-Fiction    641.22 DUG    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xi, 316 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Contents French wine regions -- Planting -- Nobody knows everything -- Youth has its virtues -- There's more to wine than the grape -- Taste the present -- What's your vintage? -- Cultivation -- There's always occasion for champagne -- Even the best wine can go bad -- You're better than the cheapest bottle -- Trust your palate -- Harvest -- The older the vines, the more complexity -- Wine is community -- Wine is travel -- It always comes back to terroir.
Summary "Fresh, charming, and wholly irresistible, Champagne Baby turns a familiar tale on its head: Instead of yet another American seeking the French secret to good living, a Frenchwoman finds her purpose--much to her surprise--in America,"
Subject Wine and wine making.
Dugas, Laure -- Travel -- United States.
Vintners -- France.
ISBN 9781101884638 (alk. paper)
1101884630 (alk. paper)

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