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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English


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Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.V6668 Ju, PS3543.I26 Ju
The Physical Object
Pagination375 p.
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6109462M
LC Control Number52005296
OCLC/WorldCa1708244

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The Paris Wine Tasting of , also known as the Judgment of Paris, was a wine competition organized in Paris on 24 May by Steven Spurrier, a British wine merchant, in which French judges carried out two blind tasting comparisons: one of top-quality Chardonnays and another of red wines (Bordeaux wines from France and Cabernet Sauvignon wines from California).   The Judgment of Paris NPR coverage of The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism by Ross King. .   George M. Taber is the author of Judgment of Paris, the wine book of the year for Britain's Decanter second book, To Cork or Not to Cork, won the Jane Grigson Award from the International Association of Culinary Professionals and was a finalist for the James Beard Foundation Award for best book on wine and spirits and the Andre Simon Award for best wine book/5(16). The Judgment of Paris is a marvelous biography (you'll also meet Monet, Baudelaire and Zola), an art and military history and a study in the evolution of man's cultural ideals. It underscores a rueful irony: man struggles for freedom of expression in the present, which is mined, always, from the past.

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