Dying on the Vine

Genre: Mystery

Dying on the Vine

Performed by:
David Baker
#3 in Gourmet Detective

And the main course is...murder. Animated by a passion for food, wine, and justice, the Gourmet Detective travels to Provence to investigate a shadowy business deal between two vineyards. But before he can even sample the delights of Pate de Grives on triangles of hot, crisp toast, he encounters a corpse leaning against a cart in the vineyard. Was he really gored to death by sangliers, wild boars rumored to live in the abandoned caves surrounding the village? And why would a tiny vineyard want to buy out its enormous neighbor - and competitor - at any price? Has one of them developed a wine to die for? Trusting 'In vino veritas', the Gourmet Detective follows his palate through a host of Provencal delicacies and sanguinary divertissements while a brilliant killer with exquisite taste prepares to serve him his last meal....

Unabridged recording:
Run time: 7 hours
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Author
Peter King
Narrator
David Baker

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