by Ben Howkins
Here's a book that manages to amuse and entertain. If you want an interesting and complete overview of the Port wine industry without having to read a text book, I can think of no finer tome. Ben Howkins is well known for his knowledge of Port, and is able to convey fascinating details with passion as he examines the history of both Port wine and the Port drinker from early days to the present. There are some behind the scenes surprises revealed here that make this an essential book for the Port lover.