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A History of Virginia Wines: From Grapes to Glass (American Palate), Rowe, Walker Elliott
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Author Name:    Rowe, Walker Elliott

Title:   A History of Virginia Wines: From Grapes to Glass (American Palate)

Binding:   PAPERBACK

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    The History Press 

ISBN Number:   1596297018 / 9781596297012

Seller ID:   ING9781596297012

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Go beyond the bottle and step inside the minds--and vines--of Virginia's burgeoning wine industry in this groundbreaking volume. Join grape grower and industry insider Walker Elliott Rowe as he guides you through some of the top vineyards and wineries in the Old Dominion. Rowe explores the minds of pioneering winemakers and vineyard owners, stitches together an account of the wine industry's foundation in Virginia, from Jamestown to Jefferson to Barboursville, and uncovers the fascinating missing chapter in Virginia wine history. As the Philip Carter Winery's motto explains, "Before there was Jefferson, there was Carter." Rowe goes behind the scenes to interview migrant workers who toil daily in the vineyards, makes the rounds in Richmond with an industry lobbyist and talks shop with winemakers on the science and techniques that have helped put the Virginia wine industry on the map. Also included are twenty-four stunning color photographs from professional photographer Jonathan Timmes and a foreword by noted wine journalist Richard Leahy.

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