Wines Of The World Gold Edition (PC and Mac, CD-ROM) Multimedia 2000 - 2000 USA, Canada Release

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Wines Of The World Gold Edition
Packaging cover Wines Of The World Gold Edition.
Product ID 53182-04150
Product UPC 753182041506
Platform(s) PC and Mac
Packaging Retail Box
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 2000
Publisher(s) Multimedia 2000, Inc.
Category(s) Reference, Food and Drink, Drinks, Alcohol, Wine
Country of Origin United States of America

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  • Exclusive Offer: Free! The Best of Food & Wine Bonus CD-ROM.
  • Build your wine expertise.
  • Deepen your knowledge of vintages.
  • Explore over 40,000 wines.

Feel at Home in the Epicurean World of Fine Wines

The grassy scent of a Gewürztraminer, the spicy layers of a Merlot—enter the lush world of wines and winemaking, where you'll learn at the side of internationally known winemakers and connoisseurs such as your on-screen host, Ronn Wiegand. Broaden your ability to choose and serve the best wines on the planet, as the new Gold Edition of Wines of the World helps you:

  • Discover which wines are the best in their price ranges.
  • Find the highest rated Cabernet from Robert Mondavi or Château Lafite.
  • Help build your wine expertise—Over 40,000 wine reviews-11,000 newly added!
  • Browse, search and enjoy the world of winemaking better than ever before.
  • Aquire a deeper understanding of vintages, varietals and winemaking regions with graphically enhanced maps, photos and video.
  • Jump online to access Web-based wine information and sites.

Gold Edition of Wines of the World sparkles with a dazzling new design, easier to navigate interlace and a vast database of more than 40,000 wines from international wine regions.

Master the Art of Wine Selection for Every Occasion with the Wine Browser You'll learn to recognize, purchase and drink better vintages from daily table wines to celebratory show-stoppers. Glide through the Wine Browser to see details of more than 40,000 wines worldwide. Add your own favorites to the database and list your comments.

Heighten Your Pleasure with a Wine Appreciation Course What makes a wine truly memorable? Is it the pungency, or the way it marries flavors to a line Camembert cheese? Learn to critique wines by taste, color and aroma: find out how to determine the sugar content of a wine just by watching it streak down the sides of a glass. Understand the criteria for judging a restaurant wine by value and rating.

Expand Your Understanding of What Makes a Quality Wine Gold Edition of Wines of the World explains the vital role the grape, the vineyard and the winemaking process have on the quality of a finished wine. Walk through the many steps of the vinification process to learn the methods of winemaking and discover the complexity in the creation of a fine wine.

Cultivate a Connoisseur's Palate with Advice from Wine Experts Refine your sensibilities by learning from the wine world's true authorities. Whether touring the great wine-growing regions of the world with audio guidance from the winemakers themselves, or hearing authoritative advice from Ronn Wiegand. you'll gain the intuition and experience of true wine experts. What makes the Chardonnay grape a perennial favorite? What are the traditions of the Bordeaux region of France? See regional maps and video for all the world's great wine centers.

Exclusive Bonus CD-ROM: The Best of Food & Wine Included FREE! See the world's best chefs prepare their signature dishes and browse magnificent meals from the Best of Food and Wine Magazine. Gather lips and tricks, search recipes by course and learn the best wine choices to enhance your menu. A great resource to bring out the gourmet chef in you!

System Requirements

PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 486-33
Required RAM 8MB
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 2X
Required Audio Yes
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
PC Windows 95
Required CPU 486-33
Required RAM 8MB
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 2X
Required Audio Yes
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
Mac System 7.1
Required CPU Mac LC III
Required RAM 8MB
Required CD Speed 2X
Recommend RAM 12MB
Supported Video 13" 256 Color

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