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The Romance of California Vineyards

Chappellet, Carissa

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ISBN 10: 0789301148 / ISBN 13: 9780789301147
Published by Universe Pub, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1997
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Stated First Published in the United Stated 1997, 10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 As new book, Near fine clipped jacket, slight curling to top and bottom of jacket, Signed by the authors, 80 clean tight unmarked pages, color photos throughout the book, burgundy end pages, full color jacket of wine vines, light purple covered leather boards with white lettering on the front and spine. Bookseller Inventory # 001258

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Title: The Romance of California Vineyards

Publisher: Universe Pub, New York, New York, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1997

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:As New

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Explore America's beloved wine country in this virtual tour of Northern California's distinctive vinyards and winemaking facilities. Breathtaking photography by acclaimed regional photographer Daniel D'Agostini sheds new light on the vintner's way of life amid the natural beauty of Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino, and the Sierra Foothills.

The art of grape-growing and the pleasures of winemaking in this lush countryside are extolled in excertps from the writings of wine authorities, quotes from vintners, and passages from literature. Longtime vintner Molly Chppelet's introduction discusses the historic roots of Northern California's winde regions, as well as the various methods of growing grapes to create etraordinary vintages. A list of recommended vineyards to visit, along with an appendix--complete with visitor information--of special inns and restaurants both on and off the beaten path, concludes this perfect gift for the wine lover.

About the Author:

Molly Chappellet, co-owner of Chappellet Vineyard and Winery in St. Helena, California, is author of A Vineyard Garden: Ideas from the Earth for Growing, Cooking and Entertaining and the forthcoming Gardens of the Wine Country. She is also a recognized designer and photographer.

Carissa Chappellet, of Big Sur, California, pursues an extensive professional career as an attorney-at-law, internet web site designer (, sales and marketing represetative for Chappelet Winery, and president of Sycamore Reef, LLC (, which specializes in fine art promotions. She is also an accomplished artist and banjo player.

Daneil D'Agostini resides in Northern California. His diverse photographic imagery has resulted in numerous commissions and assignments covering many subjects, but admits those relating to the wine industry are some of the most pleasurable and always take him "home."

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