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In The Wine Lover’s Daughter, Anne Fadiman examines—with all her characteristic wit and feeling—her relationship with her father, Clifton Fadiman, a renowned literary critic, editor, and radio host whose greatest love was wine.

Author: Anne Fadiman

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN: 9780374711764

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 272

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In The Wine Lover’s Daughter, Anne Fadiman examines—with all her characteristic wit and feeling—her relationship with her father, Clifton Fadiman, a renowned literary critic, editor, and radio host whose greatest love was wine. An appreciation of wine—along with a plummy upper-crust accent, expensive suits, and an encyclopedic knowledge of Western literature—was an essential element of Clifton Fadiman’s escape from lower-middle-class Brooklyn to swanky Manhattan. But wine was not just a class-vaulting accessory; it was an object of ardent desire. The Wine Lover’s Daughter traces the arc of a man’s infatuation from the glass of cheap Graves he drank in Paris in 1927; through the Château Lafite-Rothschild 1904 he drank to celebrate his eightieth birthday, when he and the bottle were exactly the same age; to the wines that sustained him in his last years, when he was blind but still buoyed, as always, by hedonism. Wine is the spine of this touching memoir; the life and character of Fadiman’s father, along with her relationship with him and her own less ardent relationship with wine, are the flesh. The Wine Lover’s Daughter is a poignant exploration of love, ambition, class, family, and the pleasures of the palate by one of our finest essayists.
2017-11-07 By Anne Fadiman

A Wine Lover's Companion Janet Z. Wang. The wine trade matured ... One day
he went to a banquet hosted by a wealthy local man, Zhuo Wangsun, who had a
beautiful and clever daughter named Zhuo Wenjun. She was 17 years of age but
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Author: Janet Z. Wang

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781473566033

Category: Cooking

Page: 256

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The story of wine's ancient beginnings, with a foreword by Oz Clarke. The Chinese have been making wine since the days of the Silk Road and they have a rich, yet little known wine culture. Their now thriving wine market is entwined with thousands of years of fashion, poetry, and art, and offers a window into the country's vibrant history and legendary tales. This well-researched book offers a taste of China through a wine journey, setting the rise of grape wine against the fascinating backdrop of Chinese culture. In an accessible and comprehensive tone, this guide covers the relationship between Chinese philosophy and wine, the renaissance of grape wine in modern China, the different varieties of Chinese wines, how to pair them with Chinese food and explores wine etiquette and customs. As wines from China are spreading to our shores and our tables, this book is an essential companion for all wine lovers interested in exploring new flavours while expanding their cultural horizons.
2019-01-24 By Janet Z. Wang

The nucleus of the wine estate comes from Bernard's mother , the daughter of
Joseph Patriarche . ... This he sold to a Swiss company , a consortium of wine -
lovers , but was able to arrange it that his daughter Corinne and her husband
Frank ...

Author: Clive Coates

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520212517

Category: Gardening

Page: 1007

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in the Cote D'Or, exploring, tasting, and assessing the region's wines. His book is a work of love and passion, praise and criticism, understanding and scholarship. Above all, it is a celebration of one of the world's great wine regions, the people who live there, and their fabled wines. 15 maps.
1997 By Clive Coates

Time passed and my eldest daughter entered music school in New York City ,
and so once again my life began to include regular trips to the United States , this
time to Manhattan . On one such trip I agreed to begin teaching Japanese
cooking ...

Author: Machiko Chiba

Publisher: Kodansha International

ISBN: 4770030037

Category: Cooking

Page: 119

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A mouthwatering line-up of Japanese dishes and the ideal wines to go with them.Japanese food is not commonly associated with wine, yet many dishes may be perfectly paired with red and white, dry and sweet wines. Reflecting the increasing popularity of wine as an accompaniment to ethnic foods, this is a great book for wine lovers seeking new ways to stimulate their palates and enhance the enjoyment of their favorites.Best-selling cookbook author Machiko Chiba provides easy-to-follow recipes for fifty-eight delightful dishes, all illustrated in full color, while wine expert J. K. Whelehan recommends the best wine to savor with each. In addition, Whelehan discusses the relationship between Japanese food and wine in general, such as how typical ingredients such as soy sauce or sake affect wine selection.A helpful appendix gives instructions for cooking rice, making dashi stock, and preparing fish, while a glossary explains the less familiar ingredients and suggests substitutes where possible.This extensive selection of recipes and wines will provide you with just the special touch you need, whether you are preparing a cozy dinner at home or a party for friends!
2005-02-25 By Machiko Chiba

He came full circle and welcomed wine lovers to his newest winery, TIME, in
2018. TIME Winery is housed in Penticton's ... Harry's daughter, Christa-Lee
McWatters, was with him every step of the way. She is thoroughly educated, with
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Author: Jennifer Schell

Publisher: Appetite by Random House

ISBN: 9780525610373

Category: Cooking

Page: 272

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Discover the vineyards, valleys, islands, deserts--and kitchens--of BC's Wine Country in this collection of recipes, tour ideas, menus and more. Take a tour through beautiful British Columbia with award-winning cookbook author and winemaker Jennifer Schell. The BC Wine Lover's Cookbook shares family stories and recipes from 53 top wineries located across the province--from the verdant, rolling fields of the Okanagan and Fraser Valley, to the misty coastlines of Vancouver Island, and beyond. Meet the winemakers of BC wine country and take a seat at their table to share dishes that evoke the multicultural heritage of BC's wine industry. From tourtière to turkey moussaka and Michelle's Panna Cotta to Nana's Roast Caribou, these recipes have been lovingly handed down through the generations--on handwritten recipe cards, on creased and spattered pages, sometimes by word of mouth. And don't forget the wine! Each recipe is accompanied by a pairing suggestion from the winery's cellars. Whether you are perched on Naramata Bench or tucked up at home, this is a cookbook to read and to inspire.
2020-06-23 By Jennifer Schell

This notebook contains 100 pages to review, document and rate your drink. Make the wine lovers in your family (mother/father/daughter/son) or in your circle of friends happy with this book for Christmas, birthdays or other occasions.

Author: Taste The World

Publisher: Independently Published

ISBN: 1798053217

Category: Cooking

Page: 106

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This wine journal is a wonderful gift for everyone who loves wine - be it a new enthusiast, an experienced connoisseur, a winoholic or a professional sommelier. Record all the wines you have tasted or those you still would like to try out: red, white, rosé or sparkling. Develop and improve your wine tasting palette / skills and enlarge your wine cellar. Remember all the wines you would like to drink again! So pop that cork and enjoy your beverage with a good meal or just a great cheese. This notebook contains 100 pages to review, document and rate your drink. Make the wine lovers in your family (mother/father/daughter/son) or in your circle of friends happy with this book for Christmas, birthdays or other occasions.
2019-02-25 By Taste The World

Do you fancy that the shippers , who presumedly know all about it , would present
Greek wine to those whom they delight ... Aphrodite , goddess of goddesses -
goddess of lovers , who , worshipping thee , are raised by thee to the level of
gods ...

Author: Frank Frankfort Moore

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:31951002089619V

Category:

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Ecub alsohanded about flasksofwine,and this was wine such asthe Trojans had
not yet tasted. ... Itwas a dance of lovers, and even thoughboththe daughters
were mothers themselves, and onewas some fiveorsixmonths gone with her next
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Author: Sara Douglass

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781429911641

Category: Fiction

Page: 592

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Ancient Greece: A place where the gods hold mortal life cheap, mere playthings to amuse, delight, and abuse at their will. But those puny mortals are not wholly devoid of power and at the core of their fabulous city-states lies the Labyrinth, where they can shape the powers of the heavens to their own design. When Theseus entered the Labyrinth and came away with the prize of freedom and his beloved Adrianne, Mistress of the Labyrinth, his future seemed assured... Until he abandoned her for the unforgivable sin of bearing him only a daughter, and the world seemed to change. From that day forward, all the Labyrinths in the ancient world started to decay. It slowly became clear that power was fading from the city-states. Was it the natural decline that comes to all cultures or was it because the power of the Labyrinth had been corrupted by a woman spurned? A hundred years pass--Troy has fallen and the Trojans are a scattered and humbled people. The warrior Brutus is of the line of kings and gods. He wears the golden kingship bands of Troy proudly--but they are his only mementos of a former glory, for he is a man without a country and is left little else but pride and a memory of the latent power that he could wield if but given a chance. When he receives a god-sent vision of a distant shore where he can rebuild the ancient kingdom, he will move heaven and earth to reach his destiny. Ever eastward he is drawn, to a lovely and mystical green land that offers him a haven--and a dream of power and conquest. Nothing will deter him... not even the entreaties of the young princess whom he took as his wife and bedded against her will. First her hatred--and now her love--torment and bind him. She is the only one who realizes the danger he is stepping into, and she will do anything to save him... and his son, whom she carries in her womb. For in the mists of Albion there lies a woman of power--a woman who has used her siren call to cloud Brutus's mind and has her own reasons for luring the warrior to these lush shores.... She is the long-descended granddaughter of Adrianne, and she has in her heart a hatred that has been passed down for generations. Her plans for Brutus will enact a revenge that could destroy the gods themselves. s20If Brutus makes the journey successfully, it will be the next step in the Game of the Labyrinth and might start a complicated contest of wills that could span centuries.... At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.
2003-09-15 By Sara Douglass

... free . novella " The Sperm Donor's Daughter inviting visitors to stroll the Lower
Est Side and Scott Spencer — 4 / 23 at 7 ... YORK APRIL 27 , 1998 Photograph
by Steven Freeman Learning Vacations Wine Lovers ' Weekend - NYC May 2-3.

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Publisher:

ISBN: NWU:35556027994680

Category: New York (N.Y.)

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She brought wine in slender bottles, and tiny cups carved from quartz to sip it
from, which they rinsed in the sacred spring and stored in the temple ... to think of
as the world from her story – the paradise waiting for lovers to fill it with
happiness.

Author: Laini Taylor

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444722642

Category: Fiction

Page: 448

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DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE is a book unbounded by genre but located at a magical crossroads where THE PASSAGE meets PHILIP PULLMAN and TWILIGHT meets PAN'S LABYRINTH. Errand requiring immediate attention. Come. The note was on vellum, pierced by the talons of the almost-crow that delivered it. Karou read the message. 'He never says please', she sighed, but she gathered up her things. When Brimstone called, she always came. In general, Karou has managed to keep her two lives in balance. On the one hand, she's a seventeen-year-old art student in Prague; on the other, errand-girl to a monstrous creature who is the closest thing she has to family. Raised half in our world, half in 'Elsewhere', she has never understood Brimstone's dark work - buying teeth from hunters and murderers - nor how she came into his keeping. She is a secret even to herself, plagued by the sensation that she isn't whole. Now the doors to Elsewhere are closing, and Karou must choose between the safety of her human life and the dangers of a war-ravaged world that may hold the answers she has always sought. 'Remarkable and beautifully written . . . The opening volume of a truly original trilogy.' GUARDIAN
2011-09-29 By Laini Taylor

Independence is a heady draft, and if you drink it in your youth it can have the
same effect on the brain as young wine. It does not matter that its taste is not very
appealing, it is addictive and with each drink the consumer wants more. When I ...

Author: Maya Angelou

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781588367518

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 192

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Maya Angelou shares her path to living well and with meaning in this absorbing book of personal essays. Dedicated to the daughter she never had but sees all around her, Letter to My Daughter transcends genres and categories: guidebook, memoir, poetry, and pure delight. Here in short spellbinding essays are glimpses of the tumultuous life that led Angelou to an exalted place in American letters and taught her lessons in compassion and fortitude: how she was brought up by her indomitable grandmother in segregated Arkansas, taken in at thirteen by her more worldly and less religious mother, and grew to be an awkward, six-foot-tall teenager whose first experience of loveless sex paradoxically left her with her greatest gift, a son. Whether she is recalling such lost friends as Coretta Scott King and Ossie Davis, extolling honesty, decrying vulgarity, explaining why becoming a Christian is a “lifelong endeavor,” or simply singing the praises of a meal of red rice–Maya Angelou writes from the heart to millions of women she considers her extended family. Like the rest of her remarkable work, Letter to My Daughter entertains and teaches; it is a book to cherish, savor, re-read, and share. “I gave birth to one child, a son, but I have thousands of daughters. You are Black and White, Jewish and Muslim, Asian, Spanish speaking, Native Americans and Aleut. You are fat and thin and pretty and plain, gay and straight, educated and unlettered, and I am speaking to you all. Here is my offering to you.”—from Letter to My Daughter
2008-09-23 By Maya Angelou

Winemaker Veronique Drouhin is the daughter of famed Burgundy négotiant
Robert Drouhin . ( Negotiants are buyers of grapes or ready - made wines who
then blend , bottle , and sell the POMMARD wine with their own labels . ) Her
Laurene ...

Author: Fred DuBose

Publisher:

ISBN: 0760758328

Category: Wine and wine making

Page: 270

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2004 By Fred DuBose

In one of the most notorious family feuds in American wine history , Robert quit
Krug in 1965 , and the next year ... 29 from Robert Mondavi Winery's famous
Michael and Tim , a daughter , Marcia , and his wife , Margrit . arch and
campanile .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924059687016

Category: Wine industry

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“A day for lovers.” He smiled, apparently heedless of the fact that once ... crossing
the last barrier, and reckless elation transmuted the blood flowing smoothly
through her veins to hot pounding wine. For today, the Queen of the Morning
unlocks ...

Author: India Edghill

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781466821378

Category: Fiction

Page: 432

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This is the tale of Bilqis, the Queen of Sheba, who rules the spice lands and bows before the will of the Goddess. This is the tale of Solomon, the King of Israel and Judea, who built the golden temple to Yahweh in Jerusalem. Once he prayed that he might rule wisely. This is the tale of Solomon's wives, of his concubines ... and of his daughter Baalit, more beloved than any son. Here are their voices, their mysteries, and their deepest secrets. Here they sing their songs and weave their tapestries. As the queen's search for a true heir to her throne takes her to the court of the wisest man in the world, both she and the king learn how to value truth, love, and duty...and the king's daughter learns that not all the world is ruled by men. Wisdom's Daughter is a vivid and richly textured rendition of the biblical tale of King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba. Told in a tapestry of voices that ring with authenticity, Wisdom's Daughter profoundly reveals the deep ties among women in a patriarchal world.
2005-11-15 By India Edghill

... that even you, at your most persuasive, could convince my father to let us wed,
even if he knew that we are lovers. ... “If you drink any more wine, you will be
vilely ill,” Adam said as Rayna drank what was left of her second glass of wine.

Author: Catherine Coulter

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101209038

Category: Fiction

Page: 416

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Devilish romance from the #1 New York Times bestselling author. Golden-haired hellion Arabella goes to Naples, Italy, to solve the mystery of her father's missing ships and cargo. But soon she discovers that the man behind the thievery is a man she can't resist.
1985-12-03 By Catherine Coulter

Then the candy store owner's daughter handed the teacher a gift . She held it up ,
shook it and said . " I bet I know what it is - it's a box of candy ! " " That's right ! ”
shouted the little girl . The next gift was from the wine store owner's son .

Author: Malcolm Kushner

Publisher: Malcolm Kushner & Assoc

ISBN: CORNELL:31924054687508

Category: Cooking

Page: 167

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The world's first complete book of wine humor. Hundreds of funny quotes, definitions, anecdotes and news items about mankind's favorite beverage. Plus cartoons from The New Yorker.
2003 By Malcolm Kushner

A Gifts for Women, Girlfriend and Wine Lovers! Funny Red Lip with Red Wine Journal is made to keep notes of the day and a great gift ideas for Drinking lovers! ◆ Collect the Notebook for your own or make a great gift.

Author: Magical Red Wine

Publisher:

ISBN: 9798671370775

Category:

Page: 120

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★Bring Me A Cool Wine★ Notebook 6"X 9" 120 Lined Pages Journal/ Diary. A Gifts for Women, Girlfriend and Wine Lovers! Funny Red Lip with Red Wine Journal is made to keep notes of the day and a great gift ideas for Drinking lovers! ◆ Collect the Notebook for your own or make a great gift. Size 6"x9" With 120 pages Flexible soft cover and Glossy finish Paperback Edition Awesome Gifts For Birthday Christmas Gifts New Job Gift Colleague/ Co-worker/ Boss Gifts Journals & Planners Creative Writing Notebooks Gifts for Mom Dad, Grandma Grandpa, Cousins, Brother Sister Retirement Gifts Mom Daughter Journal Book Lover Souvenir Practical Plan Checklist Log Book Activity Book Making it easy for you to keep Journaling So get one as a gift today for your life! Scroll Back To the Top and Click 'Add To Cart' today! IT'S IN YOUR HAND!
2020-08 By Magical Red Wine

When the simple meal was over, tales would be told by one or another, as Janis
passed around mugs of mulled wine, ... my father's eyes began to lose their dead,
frozen expression and wake to the tales of heroic battle or star-crossed lovers.

Author: Juliet Marillier

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781429913461

Category: Fiction

Page: 384

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Daughter of the Forest is a testimony to an incredible author's talent, a first novel and the beginning of a trilogy like no other: a mixture of history and fantasy, myth and magic, legend and love. Lord Colum of Sevenwaters is blessed with six sons: Liam, a natural leader; Diarmid, with his passion for adventure; twins Cormack and Conor, each with a different calling; rebellious Finbar, grown old before his time by his gift of the Sight; and the young, compassionate Padriac. But it is Sorcha, the seventh child and only daughter, who alone is destined to defend her family and protect her land from the Britons and the clan known as Northwoods. For her father has been bewitched, and her brothers bound by a spell that only Sorcha can lift. To reclaim the lives of her brothers, Sorcha leaves the only safe place she has ever known, and embarks on a journey filled with pain, loss, and terror. When she is kidnapped by enemy forces and taken to a foreign land, it seems that there will be no way for her to break the spell that condemns all that she loves. But magic knows no boundaries, and Sorcha will have to choose between the life she has always known and a love that comes only once. Juliet Marillier is a rare talent, a writer who can imbue her characters and her story with such warmth, such heart, that no reader can come away from her work untouched. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.
2010-04-01 By Juliet Marillier

... 30 Plum , 31 Slim , 34 Gun . SOPHIE GRIGSON – daughter of the food writer
Jane Grigson , Sophie has also written several cookery books as well as making
many appearances on TV . as a pos9 p192 Across : I Faults , 4 Oriental , 10 222.

Author: Book Sales

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN: 0785821414

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 224

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This collection of 100 crosswords is compiled especially for food and wine lovers. From the simple to the more challenging, the puzzles focus on foods and wines, nutrition, cooking methods, chefs and wine-makers. Lay flat binding and proper book paper.
2006-04 By Book Sales

Those that are intolerant of the passionate young god of sparkling wine and the
celebrating that he represents make that choice at their own peril. A notorious ...
The daughter is enthralled with the young god, and they soon become lovers.

Author: Perry L. Westmoreland

Publisher: LEE AND VANCE PUBLISHING CO

ISBN: 9780979324819

Category: History

Page: 828

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Ancient Greek Beliefs explores the mysteries of the ancient myths and religious beliefs of a great people. The text is divided into three sections, Greek mythology, the ancient Greeks, and conclusions. A brief history and lengthy glossary are included. The book is designed as a basic text for the introduction to ancient Greek mythology and beliefs, and the text muses about the religious lessons we might learn from them. It contains abridged stories of Greek mythology, including the extant Greek plays, and considers portions of the works of the great writers, including Aeschylus, Euripides Hesiod, Homer, Plato, and Sophocles. It opens a comprehensive window into the lives of these great ancient people.

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