A Moveable Thirst

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  • Paperback
  • 336 pages
  • A Moveable Thirst
  • Rick Kushman
  • English
  • 19 March 2017
  • 0471793868

About the Author: Rick Kushman

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the A Moveable Thirst book, this is one of the most wanted Rick Kushman author readers around the world.


A Moveable Thirst A rollicking wine country travelogue paired with the only comprehensive guide to Napa s public tasting roomsHank Beal is a wine pro the executive wine buyer at an upscale supermarket chain Rick Kushman is an ordinary joe a guy who enjoys wine but doesn t know a lot about it Together, Hank and Rick set out to visit all 141 public tasting rooms in Napa during the course of a year The result is A Moveable Thirst an engaging, often hilarious book that s one part Sideways, one part Frommer s The first part recounts their uproarious adventures on the road as Rick learns to sniff and spit like a true oenophile but never stops asking stupid questions The second part offers the most complete and detailed guide ever published to Napa s wine rooms For wine lovers and the than 5 million people who visit Napa every year, A Moveable Thirst is a great read and an indispensable guide. New Download A Moveable Thirst [ By ] Rick Kushman [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – hillviewbedandbreakfast.co.uk

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10 thoughts on “A Moveable Thirst

  1. Scargosun says:

    This is a good book to read if you are going to Napa and you ve got a good plane ride ahead of you The fist half is written in multiple essay style, separated by different areas in the Napa Valley area the second half is a guide of the tasting rooms at the wineries The guide has great info about the tasting rooms, their policies, prices and picnicking availability I enjoyed this book for the way that the writer talked about the people involved in the winemaking process These people live and This is a good book to read if you are going to Napa and you ve got a good plane ride ahead of you The fist half is written in multiple essay style, separated by different areas in the Napa Valley area the second half is a guide of the tasting rooms at the wineries The guide has great info about the tasting rooms, their policies, prices and picnicking availability I enjoyed this book for the way that the writer talked about the people involved in the winemaking process These people live and breathe Napa Valley wine and they love what they do You cannot help but catch a little wine making fever when you read about these people I also really liked the education about some of the intracacies of the wine making process I loved that is is part science and part instinct There is a heart to wine but also...

  2. Nicole says:

    I gave this 4 starsb c of the great info that s useful when planning a wine trip than for the Quest part of the book.I started reading this book before my trip to Napa, used the info about all of the wineries during my trip, and just finished the Quest part now It made me want to go back an...

  3. Jen says:

    I am getting ready to take my first trip to Napa and I loved the wit and humor of a newbie in tasting rooms The back of the book has listings for all of the wineries in Napa and some pointers for tasting.I hope some of the recommendations meet our expectations

  4. Don McClintock says:

    This story is a hoot It s basically a true story about two guys who travel through Napa and sample the wines It s a very enjoyable read Highly recommended.

  5. Laura Brown says:

    A book written by a writer for the Sacramento Bee and the Executive wine buyer for Nugget Markets which has an awesome selection Good friends, they decided to fulfill a Quest to visit as many open to the public wineries and tasting rooms in Napa Valley as possible they end up hitting 141, and Rick weaves their visits into a very readable and friendly chronicle A great book for the layman wine connoisseur This book organizes wineries by Napa Valley s AVA s, and provides a lot of useful info A book written by a writer for the Sacramento Bee and the Executive wine buyer for Nugget Markets which has an awesome selection Good friends, they decided to fulfill a Quest to visit as many open to the public wineries and tasting rooms in Napa Valley as possible they end up hitting 141, and Rick weaves their visits into a very readable and friendly chronicle A great book for the layman wine con...

  6. David says:

    This is really half a guidebook The first half of the book is a narrative journey of Napa Valley tasting rooms over one year Kushman who is a television critic, not a wine writer writes about the people he meets, the wines he drinks and offers an overview of the valley His narrative is relaxed and ideal for those who know a little about wine but may be intimidated by the Napa Valley experience The second part of the book is listing and review of each and every tasting room in Napa There This is really half a guidebook The first half of the book is a narrative journey of Napa Valley tasting rooms over one year Kushman who is a television cr...

  7. Amanda says:

    I came across this book while browsing the California travel section this winter in preparation for our trip to the Napa Valley this past April While not even on the same plane as Bill Bryson s travel writing, it was actually really enjoyable It was fun to read while looking ahead to our trip and does a good job giving a picture of the sunny, delicious personality of Napa wine country It was written geographically as the two guys work their way through the valley, so was useful to us as we pl I came across this book while browsing the California travel section this winter in preparation for our trip to the Napa Valley this past April W...

  8. Jenn says:

    Two guys visit 141 tasting rooms around Napa Rick enjoys wine, but doesn t know very much about it so he asks dumb questions occasionally Hank is a wine pro who is a wine buyer for a CA supermarket chain he does not ask dumb questions.First half of the book covers the visits and wines tasted and purchased The second half is a listing of all 141 tasting rooms with important info like picnics reservations required etc.Really enjoyed it and ...

  9. Beverly says:

    This is a great book to read if you are planning a trip to Napa Bascially two friends go on a quest to visit all the wine tasting rooms in Napa during a season of wine making The author has a great sense of humor as he talks about the people he encounters and the things that go in to making wine The book also has wine tasting tips and a list of the tasting rooms with relavent information you would want to know if you go to Napa I highly recommend it for anyone p...

  10. Amy says:

    This book got me super excited to return to Napa Valley this fall It covers tons of wineries tasting rooms and you also learn about the process of making wine I picked up some good tips of where to get great eats in Napa as well I re...