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Oct 04, 2004
| ISBN 9780756689278
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Oct 04, 2004 | ISBN 9780756689278
This global wine tour has everything you need to know about each of the 35 major wine-producing regions in the world. With detailed reports on the top producers, must-have vintages, maps, buying guides, and the style, characteristics, and flavors of hundreds of wines, this guidebook is certain to be a staple in any wine lover’s collection. From Alsace to Western Australia, and from Piedmont, Italy, to the Colchagua Wine Valley of Chile, follow the story of wine, from ancient to modern times and learn the process of making it today. You’ll explore the flavors and characteristics of grape varieties and styles and discover all about wine making on this gorgeously photographed journey. You’ll visit famous vineyards and wine producers, learn about the great wines of each region and follow this history of wine from Burgundy to the Napa Valley. This comprehensive guide provides the ultimate wine experience, and is packed with information on local foods, festivals, and interesting places to visit, as well as practical tips on buying, storing and serving wine, reading labels, and making sense of jargon. This is an unrivalled, lavishly illustrated manual for anyone and everyone interested in learning more about wine.
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