Le Nez du Vin
Place Published: Carnoux en Provence
Publisher: Editions Jean Lenoir
Date Published: 1994
Edition: Second edition
Book Id: 37430
26pp. Folio [38.5 cm] Slim folio booklet in stapled white and black printed wraps with aroma chart, 54 vials and accompanying descriptive cards, housed in a red cloth portfolio folder in very good condition, and a matching slipcase. The covers of the booklet are stained, and the first page is adhered to the front wrap. The slipcase is in good condition, with mild soiling, staining and scratching on the surface. The cloth on the front panel is a bit frayed, and there are a couple of small nicks in the cloth and boards at the spine. The aroma chart is lightly creased and stained. All vials and cards are present.
Watercolors by Colette Javelle. Le Nez du Vin is a wine aroma identification kit created by French wine expert Jean Lenoir in 1981, and consists of typical wine-associated scents contained in vials, and accompanied by a booklet and cards.