The Aesthetics of Wine

The Aesthetics of Wine

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The Aesthetics of Wine shows that discussing wine within the framework of aesthetics both benefits our understanding of wine as a phenomenon, while also challenging some of the basic assumptions of the tradition of aesthetics. Analyzes the appreciation of wine as an aesthetic practice. Tackles prejudices against bodily senses, showing how they distort traditional aesthetic theory Represents the beginnings of a reformulation of general aestheticsChoices by the vintner make a major difference, too, since a cooler fermentation favors wild yeast strains, while adding ... but the choice to let whichever yeasts happened to be present at that time in the winery do what they were inclined to do:anbsp;...

Title:The Aesthetics of Wine
Author:Douglas Burnham, Ole M. Skilleas
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2012-06-04


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