Hugh Johnson"s on wine

good bits from 55 years of scribbling by Hugh Johnson

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  • Vineyards,
  • Wineries,
  • Wine and wine making

  • About the Edition

    Hugh Johnson has been writing about wine for six decades, and his books have sold millions of copies worldwide. His winning formula of insight, critical appraisal and superbly evocative writing has been often-imitated but never bettered. Now, he looks back at his decades at the forefront of wine writing. Beginning in the 1960s, the book takes a chronological journey through Hugh Johnson"s writing, featuring work published in a huge array of sources, including Decantermagazine, the Sunday Times and the World of Fine Wine.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesWine :
    Statement[editor Diane Pengelly ; illustrations Paul Hogarth]
    ContributionsPengelly, Diane, editor, Hogarth, Paul, illustrator
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 pages
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27234976M
    ISBN 101784722626
    ISBN 109781784722623


    If you are a wine enthusiast or someone interested in the world of vineyards, wineries, wine making, and all things related to wine, then "Hugh Johnson's on wine" is a must-read for you. This book, published in 2016, compiles the good bits from 55 years of scribbling by the renowned wine expert, Hugh Johnson.

    Subtitle and ISBN

    The subtitle of the book, "Good bits from 55 years of scribbling," perfectly captures the essence of what readers can expect from this treasure trove of wine knowledge and insights. The ISBN10 code for the book is 1784722626.

    Subjects Covered

    The book covers a wide range of subjects related to vineyards, wineries, and wine making. Whether you are interested in understanding the intricacies of grape growing, exploring different wine regions, or learning about the art of wine making, this book has it all. It is a comprehensive guide that caters to both beginners and seasoned wine enthusiasts.

    Download and Read Online

    If you're eager to delve into the world of wine, you can easily download Hugh Johnson's on wine in various formats such as PDF, EPUB, MOBI, and TXT. This allows you to read the book on your preferred device or platform. Additionally, you also have the option to download the book for free or read it online without any cost.

    Hugh Johnson – The Author

    Hugh Johnson is a highly respected and renowned wine expert, making his insights and writings invaluable to wine enthusiasts around the world. With over five decades of experience, his knowledge and passion for wine shine through in this carefully curated collection of his writings.

    Acknowledgments and Recognition

    Hugh Johnson's on wine has received numerous accolades and recognition from both critics and readers alike. It has been praised for its comprehensiveness, readability, and informative content.

    Notable Quotes

    "Wine to me is passion. It's family and friends. It's warmth of heart and generosity of spirit. Wine is art. It's culture. It's the essence of civilization and the art of living."

    - Robert Mondavi


    Whether you are a wine novice or an experienced connoisseur, "Hugh Johnson's on wine" offers an enriching reading experience that will expand your knowledge and appreciation for the world of wine. Download the book for free and embark on a journey through the vineyards and wineries, guided by the expertise of Hugh Johnson.