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Reverse Wine Snob: How to Buy and Drink Great Wine without Breaking the Bank #2020

Reverse Wine Snob How to Buy and Drink Great Wine without Breaking the Bank Most rational people don t pay for items And yet with wine it happens all the time Wine can be an expensive hobby Founder of the popular site ReverseWineSnob Jon Thorsen is an unapologetic fru

  • Title: Reverse Wine Snob: How to Buy and Drink Great Wine without Breaking the Bank
  • Author: Jon Thorsen
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 173
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Reverse Wine Snob: How to Buy and Drink Great Wine without Breaking the Bank By Jon Thorsen, Most rational people don t pay 40 for 20 items And yet with wine, it happens all the time Wine can be an expensive hobby Founder of the popular site ReverseWineSnob, Jon Thorsen is an unapologetic frugal wine consumer He flips wine snobbery on its head by pushing a 20 or less mantra Reverse Wine Snob is designed to help wine drinkers stop wasting money and getMost rational people don t pay 40 for 20 items And yet with wine, it happens all the time Wine can be an expensive hobby Founder of the popular site ReverseWineSnob, Jon Thorsen is an unapologetic frugal wine consumer He flips wine snobbery on its head by pushing a 20 or less mantra Reverse Wine Snob is designed to help wine drinkers stop wasting money and get the most satisfaction out of their drinking dollars It reveals Thorsen s Ten Tenets of Reverse Wine Snobbery ten beliefs that eliminate myths about wine as well as a unique rating system that includes the cost of the bottle so that there is satisfaction in both taste and price In Jon s unique system, the expensive a wine, the better it must taste.Reverse Wine Snob explains The number one rule all wine drinkers should follow, no matter what the wine snobs say.How to shop for wine at stores like the nation s 1 wine retailer Costco and Trader Joe s.The regions and varieties of wine that give the best value.Why the price of a wine has nothing to do with its taste.Why the distribution system in the US is broken which costs you money and limits your wine choices.Tons of Jon s very favorite wine picks.Jon dapples in every kind of wine from 10 kitchen sink blends to the 20 Saturday Night Splurge, so delicious it s worth twice the price Reverse Wine Snob brings plain old common sense to the wine industry and encourages wine lovers to explore the world of inexpensive quality wine.

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    1. Guidance in a range of areas, from specific bottles, to regions to try for particular wines, to specific bottles, to geography and climate that are best for certain styles of wine Also explains a lot about wine tasting and rating practices boy what a racket

    2. Good inexpensive Wine guideThe author and I am on a similar quest, to buy the best Wine you can find for under 20 This book is a good starter guide.

    3. An unpretentious and straightforward primer on ratcheting up your wine appreciation without spending a ton The tips on unsung but quality varietals from some of the famous wine producing regions e.g Petite Sirah from Napa, Pinot Gris from Alsace, etc I found particularly useful I should probably give it another star simply due to Thorsen s passion and inclusiveness, but a good half of the book is dedicated to specific wine recommendations, which, however useful at the moment, won t likely age v [...]

    4. As someone who for years routinely spent a lot than 20 for a bottle of wine, I ve discovered many good values thumbing through this book More refreshing, though, is the author s clean and unpretentious approach to enjoying wine and getting your money s worth I shudder to think how many 80 bottles of Napa Cab Franc and Pinot Noir I ve bought when careful research or this book might have yielded an equally good bottle for 20 30 We have to part ways on wines priced below 15 the bottle, as I ve nev [...]

    5. I appreciate the report on New Zeland reds, Argentian Malbec, and Californian Petite Sirah, also 2012 La Granja Tempranillo North of Spain at Trader Joe s.

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