'An evocative blending of wine and crime and a book that is sure to please Mayle fans and newcomers alike' City AM.
'It's a breeze of a read - light and fun, and written with the ease and assurance of an expert' Daily Mail.
'This book left me feeling thirsty for a glass of Bordeaux and hungry for beef cheeks with foie gras, followed by a fondant au chocolat' Irish Examiner.
'Mayle peppers the narrative with wry observations, often in the form of his trademark one-liners' New York Times.
'This is a feel-good book for the summer, best savoured over a glass of vintage rosé' Sunday Express.