Search for dissertations about: "wine"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 swedish dissertations containing the word wine.

  1. 1. Sensory evaluation and consumer preference of wine and food combinations : influences of tasting techniques

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Ingemar Tobias Nygren; Inga-Britt Gustafsson; Lisbeth Johansson; Åsa Öström; Hely Tuorila; [2004]
    Keywords : Descriptive sensory analysis; tasting technique; sequential tasting; mixed tasting; wine; combination; Hollandaise sauce; blue mold cheese; consumers; preference; måltidskunskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Other social sciences Culinary Arts and Meal Science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Övrig samhällsvetenskap Måltidskunskap; Måltidskunskap; Culinary Arts and Meal Science;

    Abstract : The entire project consists of five studies. Descriptive sensory analyses were performed on combinations of five dry white wines and either Hollandaise sauce with two levels of fat or two blue mould cheeses. Assessments were carried out by a student panel and by a selected and trained panel. READ MORE

  2. 2. Persuasiveness in the discourse of wine The rhetoric of Robert Parker

    University dissertation from Växjö, Kalmar : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Charlotte Hommerberg; Carita Paradis; Maria Lindgren; Geoff Thompson; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; appraisal; assessment; critical discourse analysis; evaluation; persuasiveness; pragma-dialectics; recommendation; rhetoric; rhetorical argumentation; Robert Parker; text analysis; wine review; winespeak; English; Engelsk språkvetenskap;

    Abstract : The primary purpose of this study is to explore a case of remarkably powerful contemporary rhetoric, namely Robert Parker’s wine writing, which has had an unprecedented impact in the world of prestigious wine for more than two decades. Parker, an American autodidact who gave up his career in law to become a fulltime wine critic, is considered the most influential critic of all time. READ MORE

  3. 3. Consumer knowledge and its implications for aspects of consumer purchasing behaviour in the case of information-intensive products

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Debbie Vigar-Ellis; Esmail Salehi-Sangari; Leyland Pitt; Maria Styven Ek; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Consumer knowledge; Objective knowledge; Subjective knowledge; Opinion leadership; Exploratory acquisition; Variety-seeking behaviour; Wine; Information-intensive products;

    Abstract : The purpose of this research was to better understand consumer knowledge, its constituents, antecedents and consequences or implications for other consumer behaviours so as to assist wine marketers and marketers of other information-intensive products with their marketing strategy development.  Wine is a complex product difficult for consumers to evaluate particularly prior to purchase but it is also a difficult product for marketers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Glass, alcohol and power in Roman Iron Age Scotland - a study of the Roman vessel glass from non-Roman/native sites in north Northumberland and Scotland

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Dominic Ingemark; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Celtic and Germanic drinking customs; Roman; Symbols of power; Material culture; Presitige goods systems; Roman–native exchange; Free Germany; Roman glass; Iron Age Northumberland Scotland; Wine; mead; beer; Archaeology; Arkeologi;

    Abstract : This thesis is based on a study of Roman glass vessels found on non-Roman/native sites - chiefly of Roman Iron Age date (AD 0-400) - beyond Hadrian’s Wall in northern Britain. Roman glass vessels have been discovered on 60 sites in total, the majority of which are settlements of various types, and only a minor part are graves. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fragments from a mountain society : tradition, innovation and interaction at Archaic Monte Polizzo, Sicily

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Christian Mühlenbock; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Monte Polizzo; Sicily; Colonization; Elymians; Archaic Age; Iconic order; Identity; Interaction; Pottery; Architecture; Human Practice; Post-colonial theory; Traditionalism; Wine; Feasting.;

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