Download PDF eBook Living with Wine: Passionate Collectors, Sophisticated Cellars, and Other Rooms for Entertaining, Having fun with, and Imbibing, America’s love of wine has spurred a accumulating and entertaining phenomenon.
A few of America’s most passionate oenophiles have re-invented the wine cellar as an inviting and lovely a part of the house.
True collectors like to share their ardour, and this book affords a tour of their distinctive cellars. Created with the assistance of a few of the greatest designers within the discipline, these rooms mix luxurious design aesthetics with ingenious storage options. The thirty gorgeous areas featured embody a conventional wooden cellar completed with wealthy paneling and ornate lighting; a cathedral-like house that showcases ironwork impressed by the French Quarter of New Orleans (and has a secret entry from a library inside the home); an inviting lounge lined with temperature-controlled wooden alcoves behind insulated glass; and an Previous World terra-cotta cellar–inside a sprawling leisure middle that features a moist bar, a billiards desk, and a tasting room.
Living with Wine reveals the small print that make the cellars a welcoming place to return–from the supplies, paintings, lighting, and cutting-edge preservation know-how to the way in which the house harmonizes with the remainder of the home. From the Bay Space to Boston, Napa to New York, householders comparable to Nancy and John Lasseter, the founding father of Pixar Studios; American Idol host and TV and radio persona Ryan Seacrest; and entrepreneur Rick Ryan share insights into what they accumulate, why they began accumulating, and how they designed their areas to suit their ardour.
This elegant quantity reveals what it means to like and accumulate wine.Clarkson Potter Publishers
Download PDF eBook Living with Wine: Passionate Collectors, Sophisticated Cellars, and Other Rooms for Entertaining, Having fun with, and Imbibing