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The world atlas of wine

Author: Hugh Johnson; Jancis Robinson
Publisher: London : Mitchell Beazley, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Seventh edition [completely revised & updated]View all editions and formats
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The seventh edition will confirm the status of The World Atlas of Wine as the most essential and authoritative wine reference work. Reflecting the changing nature of the wine scene, the Atlas details developments in climate, technique and fashion as well as new regulations made over the last six years. A new Australian map highlights the importance of cool-climate regions as global warming takes effect, for example,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Maps
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Johnson; Jancis Robinson
ISBN: 9781845336899 1845336895 9781845339050 1845339053
OCLC Number: 859400304
Notes: Previous edition: 2007.
"Seventh edition, completely revised & updated"--Dust jacket.
Includes index.
Description: 400 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 30 cm
Contents: Introduction. The ancient world and middle ages --
The evolution of modern wine --
International grapes --
Regional grapes --
Wine and weather --
Terroir --
Making wine in the vineyard --
Making wine in the cellar --
Oak and its uses --
Stoppering wine --
Anatomy of a winery --
Wine and time --
Enjoying wine --
Tasting and talking about wine --
The world of wine. France --
Burgundy Côte de Beaune: Santenay --
Côte de Beaune: Meursault --
Côte de Beaune: Beaune --
Côte de Nuits: Nuits-St-Georges --
Côte de Nuits: Gevrey-Chambertin --
Côte Chalonnaise --
Mâconnais --
Pouilly-Fuissé --
Beaujolais --
The Crus of Beaujolasi Chablis --
The heart of Chablis --
Champagne --
The heart of Champagne --
Bordeaux --
Bordeaux: the quality factor --
Northern Médoc --
St-Estèphe --
Pauillac --
St-Julien --
Central Mèdoc --
Margaux and the Southern Mèdoc --
Graves and Entre-Deux-Mers --
Pessac-Lèognan --
Sauternes and Barsac --
The right bank --
Pomerol --
St-Emilion --
Wines of the southwest --
Dordogne --
Loire Valley and Muscadet --
Anjou --
Saumur --
Chinon and Bourgueil --
Vouvray and Montlouis-sur-Loire --
Sancerre and Pouilly --
Alsace --
The heart of Alsace --
Northern Rhône --
Côte-Rôtie and Condrieu --
Hermitage --
Southern Rhône --
The heart of Southern Rhône --
Châteauneuf-du-Pape --
Western Languedoc --
Eastern Languedoc --
Roussillon --
Provence --
Bandol --
Corsica --
Jura --
Savoie. Italy --
Northwest Italy --
Piemonte --
Barbaresco --
Barolo --
Northeast Italy --
Trentino --
Alto Adige --
Verona --
Friuli-Venezia Giulia --
Central Italy --
Maremma --
Chianti --
Montalcino --
Montepulciano --
Umbria --
Southern Italy --
Sicily --
Sardinia --
Spain --
Rías Baixas --
Inland Northwest Spain --
Ribera del Duero --
Toro and Rueda --
Navarra --
Rioja --
Catalunya --
Priorat --
Andalucía --
Sherry Country --
Portugal --
Vinho Verde --
Douro --
Port country --
The Port lodges --
Bairrada and Da̋̋o --
Lisboa and Peninsula de Setúbal --
Alentejo --
Madeira. Germany --
Ahr --
Mosel --
Saar --
Middle Mosel: Piesport --
Middle Mosel: Bernkastel --
Nahe --
Western Rheingau --
Eastern Rheingau --
Rheinhessen --
Pfalz --
Baden --
Franken England and Wales --
Switzerland --
Valais, Vaud, and Geneva --
Austria --
Wachau --
Kremstal and Kamptal --
Burgenland --
Hungary --
Tokaj --
The Czech Republic and Slovakia --
The Western Balkans --
Croatia --
Slovenia --
Bulgaria --
Romania --
The Black Sea region --
Georgia --
Greece --
Peloponnese --
Turkey --
The Eastern Mediterranean. North America --
Canada --
Ontario --
Pacific Northwest --
Willamette Valley --
Washington --
California --
Mendocino and Lake --
Northern Sonoma and Sonoma Coast --
Southern Sonoma and Carneros --
Napa Valley --
Rutherford --
Oakville --
Stags Leap --
Southe of the Bay --
Sierra Foothills, Lodi, and the Delta --
Central Coast --
Virginia --
New York --
Southwest states --
Mexico --
South America --
Chile --
Argentina --
Australia --
Western Australia --
Margaret River --
Barossa Valley --
Eden Valley --
Clare Valley --
McLaren Vale and beyond --
Adelaide Hills --
Coonawarra --
Victoria --
Mornington Peninsula --
Yarra Valley --
Tasmania --
New South Wales --
New Zealand --
Hawkes's Bay --
Wairarapa --
Marlborough --
Canterbury --
Central Otago --
South Africa --
Constantia --
Swartland --
Stellenbosch, Paarl, and Franschhoek --
Cape South Coast --
Asia --
China --
Japan.
Responsibility: Hugh Johnson, Jancis Robinson.
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