The Wine Bible
Nothing improves the experience of wine like knowledge. The proof is in the numbers: Karen McNeil’s The Wine Bible is America’s bestselling wine book with over 800,000 copies in print. Now, this essential book is even better, with a new third edition that’s completely revised, completely updated, given a larger trim size, and—yes!—now in full-color with over 400 new photographs.
No other wine book compares to The Wine Bible in its gift for grounding the reader deeply, and happily, in the fundamentals while layering on passionate asides, tips, anecdotes, definitions, illustrations, maps, labels, and recommended bottles. Karen McNeil, “America’s missionary of the vine” (TIME Magazine), is the only U.S. winner of every major wine award in the English language. And she herself has never stopped learning. For this new edition, she tasted $168,000 worth of wines, a tremendous sacrifice to keep the reader current with new chapters on Great Britain, Croatia, Israel; a new section called In the Beginning…Wine in the Ancient World; new fully revised Great Wines section (formerly the “Wines to Know”) for each country and region; expanded chapters on France, Italy, Australia, South America, and the U.S.; an expanded grape glossary including 400-plus varieties; a revised wine terms glossary; and an expanded Mastering Wine Section incorporating latest science on taste and smell.
Truly, a bible for curious wine lovers of every level of expertise. The same people spent over $68 billion in the U.S. on wine last year.
- Bound by hand in traditional leather
- 736 pages
- Size: 7" W x 1.6" D x 9.9" H
- Personalization is available in gold
Graphic Image takes pride in processing and shipping your order as quickly as possible. Our processing time for personalized orders is approximately 8 to 10 business days. Processing time for non-personalized orders are approximately 6 to 8 business days. Choosing an expedited shipping method does NOT effect the processing time for the order.
Graphic Image / GiGi New York cannot be held responsible for delayed deliveries by the carrier. It is up to the carrier to deliver your package on time.
Delivered But Not Delivered Package
If tracking information confirms that the item has been delivered to the shipping address on the order, but you have not received your products, please contact the carrier directly and open an investigation. We cannot be held accountable for packages where tracking information states “DELIVERED” to the shipping address.
If you need your order any sooner than our listed processing times, please contact us 1-800-232-5550 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 5:30.
We appreciate your understanding and patience.
If you are not satisfied with your order for any reason, we will accept the return of items that are in new, unused condition, with original tags attached and all original packaging and other components included, when accompanied by an original Graphic Image receipt, invoice, or gift receipt. Without your original receipt, invoice, or gift receipt, you will be offered a merchandise credit for the lowest or discounted selling price of the item.
If the original purchase included a bonus gift, the bonus item must be returned in order to receive full credit for the original purchase price.
Returns of merchandise are accepted in original, sellable condition within 30 days of purchase for a full refund. If a return is not in the original, sellable condition, then a merchandise credit will be issued. All shipping and handling fees are non-refundable.
Return shipping is the responsibility of the customer. If you received the wrong item or a damaged item, please call customer service at 1-800-232-5550 (8:30 am to 5:30 pm EST, Monday - Friday) or email email@example.com.
Please insure your shipment as lost shipments are the sender's responsibility. Send all returns to:
Attention: Customer Service Returns
305 Spagnoli Road
Melville, NY 11747
Hold onto your shipping receipt and packing slip until you have received your refund or exchange. This receipt is your proof of returning the merchandise.
Credit card refunds will be issued on the card that was used for the original purchase. Please allow for one or two billing cycles for a refund to appear on your statement.
Styles personalized through our monogramming program are final sale, and cannot be returned or exchanged.