The Winemaker's Answer Book

The Winemaker's Answer Book

Solutions to Every Problem; Answers to Every Question

By Alison Crowe

Storey Publishing, Paperback, 9781580176569, 384pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2007

Whether you re curious about procuring basic equipment or struggling to grasp the finer points of fermentation, Alison Crowe has expert answers to all of your winemaking questions. With straightforward advice on everything from the best way to press fruit to how long you should cellar your wine, Crowe has you covered throughout the entire winemaking process. Packed with encouragement and proven solutions, "The Winemaker's Answer Book" will have even the most bewildered winemaker confidently bottling up batch after batch of delectable homemade wine.

About the Author
Alison Crowe is a professional winemaker in Napa, California. She has authored the popular Wine Wizard column in "WineMaker "magazine since 1998 and is a frequent contributor to "Wine Business Monthly "and "Vineyard & Winery Management" magazines. A graduate of the University of California-Davis's Department of Viticulture & Enology, she has made wine at California's Chalone Vineyard, Bonny Doon Vineyard, and Byington Winery & Vineyard, as well as at Bodegas Salentein in Argentina.