Learn to Operate Your Own Winery
The following list of wine industry knowledge
resources, books and magazines should get you well on your way
to starting your own winery. While there are many books on
winemaking and vineyard management on the market, finding winery
marketing resources can be quite difficult. We hope these
resources help you make your dream a reality! An excellent
book on all aspects of winery business.
Outstanding in breadth and coherence, this definitive review
is designed to embrace the entire scope of wine culture,
including vine horticulture, winery design, wine processing,
wine quality control, wine analysis, and wine marketing.
Presented in an easy-to-use, step-by-step
Winemaking: From Grape Growing to Marketplace
guides the reader through the
perils and pitfalls,
appropriate alternative pathways, and major sources for
nd materials within the winemaking industry.
Modern Winemaking -
Modern Winemaking has quite a bit of useful information, and it's well-written and informative. However, this is not a book for beginning home winemakers. If you're looking for more advanced info on wine chemistry than can be found in the introductory books then give this book a try.
Successful Wine Marketing - Successful Wine Marketing explains the principles, logistics, and strategies of wine marketing and sales, helping any winery or distributor understand the market, find a niche, and develop a successful plan.
Full of descriptions, tips, and real world examples from both wine and business experts, this book distills the lessons and practical knowledge that come out of the highly regarded University of California at Davis short course, given each summer in conjunction with the Office international de la vigne et du vin (OIV).