2010 books reviewed – Memoirs


By Paul O'Doherty. See this complete guide to 2010 book reviews.

Reading Between the Wines
Terry Theise
University of California

Theise's style and mood is very evident from the beginning. In the opening lines he says,
'I owe my life in wine to two people: Hugh Johnson and Rod Stewart'. The Stewart anecdote comes from a New York concert when the former Faces front man offers the audience in the front row, including Theise, a swig from his bottle of Mateus Rosé. Theise's debt to Johnson concerns the author's encounter with Johnson's World Atlas of Wine and Spirits...