Michel Quéré is an engineer and the activity of amateur wine grower is one of his major concerns. He delivers in a digest leaving the beaten tracks and without equivalent the sum of knowledge he gathered about vine and wine. Written after a 14 year experience, this book is addressed to everyone who wants to discover different things from what can be found in current literature on the subject. Even experienced wine growers are likely to find some unsuspected information. It describes the way used by the author to cultivate and vinify red hybrid vines, in a total respect of the environment, aiming to obtain an authentic wine with a particular flavor and as natural as possible. This book is essential to the beginner who wishes to launch out in an adventure of wine grower. Therefore, may it give rise to vocations for this noble activity!