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By John Kiger

A winery Odyssey is a desirable saga of wine—the trip from vine to bottle—that takes the reader on a travelogue of the numerous dangers that lie alongside the best way. John Kiger tracks the nefarious denizens of the winery global: the host of bugs, fungi, micro organism, and viruses, besides the feathered and bushy critters, that lurk in vineyards. All are able to sabotaging a promising classic correct less than the nostril of an unsuspecting grower. but instead of responding with poisonous chemical substances, Kiger explains how an natural method of cultivation can overcome or at the very least include them. Highlighting the various risks of nature that lie hidden in any classic, the writer tells the tale of a winegrower and an natural philosophy that courses the yearly fight to coax nice wine from a steep hillside and some thousand vines. Combining background, technology, know-how, and private event, this publication vividly brings to lifestyles the hard-fought battles at the back of the wines we take pleasure in.

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