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Bacchus and Me

Adventures in the Wine Cellar

by Jay McInerney

  • 206 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Vintage .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7426655M
ISBN 10037571362X
ISBN 109780375713620

Bacchus is a two-story book store with a great selection of new and used books. And, the added enticement of a tiny coffee shop and restaurant on the second floor, gently nestled midst the shelves of books.3 Yelp reviews. Bacchus is Dionysus' Roman counterpart (split half). As Bacchus, he becomes more warlike. Yet between Greek and Roman forms, he doesn't change much. Greek descendants see him as Dionysus. Born to Jupiter and the mortal princess Semele, Bacchus was originally a demigod who was called upon by the gods (alongside his half-brother Hercules) to fight in the First .

Laposa Pinot Gris, Badacsony, Lake Balaton, Hungary Notes from the Bacchus & Books Team: I love everything about this wine starting with the tall, slender Alsatian-style bottle. This will definitely be on my list of go-to wines for boating and cookouts. The delicate zesty flavors of stone fruits and melon are so refreshing. The bouquet is beautiful and reminds me of a warm .   Bacchus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short () A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press Bacchus in Charlton T. Lewis () An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers Bacchus in Gaffiot, Félix () Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, .

Mamete Prevostini, Monrose Rosato, Valtellina, Lombardia, Italy Notes from the Bacchus & Books Team: Mamete Prevostini is a an excellent wine producer in Valtellina, which is a beautiful region of pristine mountain lakes and valleys adjacent to the Swiss border in the far north of Italy. Prevostini's wines hold personal significance for me because my step-mother's side of the .   Everyone loves Sandman and Transmet, but to me nothing is better than Eddie Campbell's Bacchus series. As far as "graphic novel" authors go, I would rank: 1) Alan Moore 2) Eddie Campbell 3) Gaiman 4) Ellis 5) A bunch of other people-m/5(17).


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How else would he write. What else would he write about. Himself, his money, his wine. There is no real depth here/5(22). Bacchus and Me book. Read 46 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Jay McInerney on wine. Yes, Jay McInerney on wine. The best-selling /5. Bacchus & Me: Adventures in the Wine Cellar by Jay McInerney () on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Yes, Jay McInerney on wine. The best-selling novelist has turned his command of language and flair for metaphor on the world of wine, providing this sublime collection of untraditional musings on wine and wine culture that is as fit for someone looking for “a nice Chardonnay” as it is for the oenophile.

But look at the title 'Bacchus and Me'. That says it all. You can hate this book, find it pompous and elitist (which it can be) or you can take it for what it is - Jay McInerney and wine.

How else would he write. What else would he write about. Himself, his money, his wine. There is no real depth here/5(19). "the best kept secret in the world of wine is about to be revealed-the debut of novelist Jay McInerney's first wine book.

Bacchus and Me provides some of the finest writing on the subject of wine, offering McInnerney's brilliant, witty, comical and often shamelessly candid and provocative thoughts about the world of wine and many of the people who produce it."/5(21). Bacchus & Books is a specialty purveyor of Wine & Literature located in historic Charleston, South Carolina.

We believe that knowledge is pleasure. Our selection of wines is specially tailored to each client and we add value for our customers via world-class expertise and the belief that all of our wines consistently outperform their price points.

Bacchus a.k.a. Deadface is a comics character created by Eddie Campbell and based upon the Roman god of wine and revelry, known to the Greeks as this incarnation, Bacchus is one of the few Greek gods who have survived to the present day, and is now an elderly barfly wandering the world telling stories about "the old days.".

Dionysus, also called Bacchus, in Greco-Roman religion, a nature god of fruitfulness and vegetation, especially known as a god of wine and ecstasy. In early Greek art he was represented as a bearded man, but later he was portrayed as youthful and effeminate.

Learn more about Dionysus in this article. Bacchus and Me. Book. Bacchus and Me Adventures in the Wine Cellar. Book. Bacchus and The Demonsluts. Musician/Band. Bacchus at Milton.

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Yes, Jay McInerney on wine. The best-selling novelist has turned his command of language and flair for metaphor on the world of wine, providing this sublime collection of untraditional musings on wine and wine culture that is as fit for someone looking for a nice Chardonnay as it is for.

Bacchus & Me: Adventures in the Wine Cellar by Jay McInerney and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Dionysus or Dionysos is the god of the grape-harvest, winemaking and wine, of fertility, orchards and fruit, vegetation, insanity, ritual madness, religious ecstasy, festivity and theatre in ancient Greek religion and myth.

He is also known as Bacchus (/ ˈ b æ k ə s / or / ˈ b ɑː k ə s /; Greek: Βάκχος, Bákkhos), the name adopted by the Romans; the frenzy he induces is bakkheia. Bacchus & Books. likes. Bacchus & Books is a Wine Shop and Wine School located in historic Charleston, South Carolina.

We are an Approved Program Provider for the globally-recognized Wine &. Bacchus Books is a bookstore in Golden, Kicking Horse Country, BC. Bacchus Cafe. We are creaky and quirky and oh so homemade. We dare you to try sneaking up on us with the century old stairs leading up from Bacchus Books in the heart of Golden, BC.

Bacchus & Me. Adventures in the Wine Cellar. by Jay McInerney. The idea is probably a holdover from wine books of the 's and '40's. You may remember the James Thurber cartoon fromin which the dinner host announces, "It's a naïve domestic Burgundy without any breeding, but I think you'll be amused by its presumption.".

It takes a lot for me to go back to a restaurant two Fridays in a row. Bacchus is on that list now. I have been partaking in the COVID takeout special which offers two entrees and a bottle of wine. Which is a very, very good deal for Bacchus.

I have gotten the ribeye with side gnocchi mac n' cheese and also the fettuccine thus far Yelp reviews. Therefore, I went to my PCP, who asked me to call Dr. Bacchus in the exam room so she could speak with her directly about my medication management. Since Dr.

Bacchus wasn't available to take the call and we were only able to speak with her assistant, on my PCP's insistence, I scheduled an urgent appointment for two days later Yelp reviews. Editions for Bacchus and Me: Adventures in the Wine Cellar: X (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle E.

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Buy a cheap copy of Bacchus and Me: Adventures in the Wine book by Jay McInerney. Bright lights: Krug, Latour, Lafite, Montrose. Big cities: Montalcino, Hampstead, Reims, Geyserville. Welcome to Bacchus & Me: Adventures in the Wine Cellar, Free shipping over $Bacchus is best remembered, however, for his gift of wine to humanity.

With it he This is the life story of the wine god Bacchus-seducer, magician, and merrymaker-as never told before. Tales of his bizarre birth from a womb fashioned in his father Zeus's thigh led to even stranger stories, passed down through generations of dramatists, poets /5(2).For those few not in the know, this is THAT Bacchus, Greek god of wine and all.

Campbell's Bacchus is aged, complex, mellow, best savored as opposed to swigged down. There's not a lot of action, really. Much of the book takes the form of Bacchus telling various Greek myths, putting his own spin on them. And even w/5(23).