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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 hairy 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 compounds, Kiger explains how an natural method of cultivation can overcome or at the very least comprise them. Highlighting the numerous risks of nature that lie hidden in any classic, the writer tells the tale of a winegrower and an natural philosophy that courses the once a year fight to coax nice wine from a steep hillside and some thousand vines. Combining background, technology, know-how, and private adventure, this booklet vividly brings to existence the hard-fought battles at the back of the wines we have fun with.

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