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Why do we drink wine?

Why do we drink wine?

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  • Publisher: Dunod
  • French language
  • Publication date: 09/2021
  • Number of pages: 286
  • Dimensions: 11 x 18 cm
  • Weight: 154g
  • Format: Softcover
  • ISBN: 9782100828111


Why do we drink wine? We would be tempted to answer "because it's good", or "because it's intoxicating"... But what more? Is there a more fundamental or rational explanation for our attraction to this fermented beverage? Professor Fabrizio Bucella, scientist and sommelier, is leading the investigation. Like a careful inspector, he searched for clues on ancient archaeological sites, in the words of famous philosophers and even in the reports of tasting competitions of our time.

Involvement, complicity, morality... through history and science, he elucidates for us the mystery of the deep links between man and wine. Figaro Magazine - "[... A book as entertaining as it is fascinating, to read in the bistro, the restaurant, the cellar]" The point. fr - “His latest book is one of those works that gives us the impression of being as intelligent and brilliant as their author while remaining easy to read.”

The author:

Fabrizio Bucella is a sommelier and wine and beer specialist, also director of the Wine & Dine tasting school.

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