⌦ Read Hardcover 魯 The Widow Clicquot: The Story of a Champagne Empire and the Woman Who Ruled It (P.S.)  ̽ Kindle Ebook Author Tilar J Mazzeo ᠆ ⌦ Read Hardcover 魯 The Widow Clicquot: The Story of a Champagne Empire and the Woman Who Ruled It (P.S.) ̽ Kindle Ebook Author Tilar J Mazzeo ᠆ Best of the Month, October 2008 With its trademark fizz and sparkling taste, champagne has long been the beverage of choice for those in a celebratory mood From the artillery of popping corks on New Year s Eve to the clinking of newlywed glasses, a bit of the bubbly has locked arms with good cheer for centuries Yet had it not been for the pioneering Barbe Nicole Ponsardin, the libation deemed the wine of civilization by Winston Churchill might today be available only to the excessively wealthy or extremely lucky Author Tilar J Mazzeo toasts the lan of Champagne s Grand Dame with The Widow Clicquot, a fascinating story of the cunning bravery and good fortune that helped build the Veuve Clicquot brand Widowed at age twenty seven by the death of her husband Franois Clicquot, Barbe Nicole assumed control of her familys wine business amid the chaos of The Napoleonic Wars That she became a prominent female leader in a male dominated industry was one thing building an empire amid savage political unrest was quite another With passionate research and true admiration for her subject, Mazzeo pays homage to the beloved Widow from Reims and the remarkable weight her name still carries today Dave CallananJoan of Arc and Madame Clicquot were the two women heroes I knew when growing up in France What a gift to have this new, well researched biography of one of the worlds first legitimate businesswoman, our contemporary as a global business leader Mireille Guiliano, author of the New York Times 1 bestseller, French Women Don t Get Fat The Widow Clicquot is someone we should all know about Long a shadowy, legend obscured figure, in Tilar Mazzeos agile hands the widow sheds her weeds and takes form before our eyes as a distinctly modern entrepreneur.The result is narrative history that fizzes with life and feeling Benjamin Wallace, author of the New York Times bestseller, The Billionaire s Vinegar Told in a light and graceful style that is just right for its subject I ts a fascinating trip, made even so by Ms Mazzeos charming cameo appearances as a kind of tour guide This example of Barbe Nicoles voice is exceptionalan intoxicating business biography Julia Flynn Siler, The Wall Street Journal The Widow Clicquot, Tilar J Mazzeos sweeping oenobiography of Barbe Nicole Clicquot Ponsardin, is the story of a woman who was a smashing success long before anyone conceptualized the glass ceiling New York Times Book Review Mazzeos resulting book is an enticing stew of biography and history USA Today If you like champagne, The Widow Clicquot by Tilar J Mazzeo is definitely worth a drink Associated Press Tilar J Mazzeos informed and enlightening biography of Madame Clicquot, the widow and, important, the businesswoman, retrieves her vintage story as if looking for a rare bottle in one of the Champagne regions deepest caves Newsday This book is full of fascinating morsels of information Canberra Times The Widow Clicquot is a miraculous feat of organization, one worthy of a doctoral thesis I n its moments of action, this is actually a gripping story And while the book appears to be a feminist history business biography, its also the appealing story of the authors odyssey Austin Chronicle Mazzeos tale moves swiftly through Barbe Nicoles many accomplishments, including her method for storing bottles nose downan innovation that allowed the second fermentation detritus to be cleared efficiently, setting her far ahead of her competitors Los Angeles Times The Widow Clicquot The Story of a Champagne Empire and the Woman Who Ruled It PS Tilar J Mazzeo on FREE shipping qualifying offers is New York Times bestselling business biography visionary young widow who built champagne 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