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Автор: Michael F. Nenes, Joe LaVilla Название: The Wine, Beer, and Spirits Handbook: A Guide to Styles and Service Издательство: Wiley Год: 2009 ISBN: 978-0470524299 Язык: English Формат: pdf Размер: 13,8 mb Страниц: 528
The study of wine and beverages has become integral to the operation of a hospitality business. Uniquely, "The Wine, Beer, & Spirits Handbook" approaches this often intimidating subject from a varietal-or type of grape-rather than a regional perspective. Readers learn about the different types of grapes and the wines made from these grapes, discovering what to look for in a wine, how to taste wine, how grape varietals and wine styles interact with food, and how to pair wine and foods. Table wines, sparkling wines, fortified wines, beer, and spirits are all covered in detail.
More importantly, the book explains the responsibilities of a sommelier from both service and managerial perspectives. Readers explore their wine-related duties including developing wine lists, identifying faulty wines, ordering, receiving, and storing wines, as well as conducting inventory control, pricing, product research, cellar management, and the health and legal implications of wine consumption.
A comprehensive, one-stop resource to the character and best use of beverages, "The Wine, Beer, & Spirits Handbook" will help every current and future chef and sommelier confidently master the mysteries of wine and other beverages.
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