February 01, 2008

Brainy

Questions of Taste: The Philosophy of Wine (Jancis Robinson, Barry Smith)
In this collection of essays, 10 philosophers and wine experts ponder the often-complex physiology, psychology and language of wine appreciation.

Beachy

The Chardonnay Charade: A Wine Country Mystery (Ellen Crosby)
Winemaker-sleuth Lucie Montgomery finds a political candidate's corpse near her Virginia vineyard in this sequel to The Merlot Murders.