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    Italian Wines 2013 (ITALIAN WINES) (Paperback) By (author) Gambero Rosso

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    DescriptionThe sixteenth edition of 'Italian Wines', published by Gambero Rosso and Slow Food Editore, a translation of the twenty-fifth edition of the Italian version, is the world's most complete guide to quality Italian wines. More than 70 tasters travelled around Italy all year long, searching for the best bottles. The tastings - all blind - took place in consortiums and local chambers of commerce and were supported by experts in the sector, sommeliers and trade operators. The guide is organised in a very simple, clear and functional way. First, there is a section that identifies the winery - name, address, number of hectares of vineyard, method of cultivation (conventional, organic, biodynamic or natural). Then, the entry tells the story of the winery and the territory where it is situated. Finally, the guide describes the wines, which are evaluated by the celebrated method of Bicchieri, or glasses, ranging from one to a maximum of Tre Bicchieri. The guide also pays special attention to wineries that are sensitive to the environment and to achieving naturalness in their products, awarding Tre Bicchieri Verdi to bottles that come from those with a particular regard for the environment.


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    Title
    Italian Wines 2013
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Gambero Rosso
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 928
    Width: 110 mm
    Height: 225 mm
    Thickness: 41 mm
    Weight: 739 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781890142223
    ISBN 10: 1890142220
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: FOO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T16.4
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DST
    BIC subject category V2: GBCY
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 240
    Ingram Subject Code: CW
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14580
    BIC subject category V2: WBXD1
    Abridged Dewey: 641
    LC classification: TX
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 22
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 04
    BISAC V2.8: CKB088000
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 09
    B&T Approval Code: A71544020
    BIC subject category V2: 1DST
    Libri: ITAL2094
    DC23: 641.220945
    Publisher
    Gambero Rosso Inc
    Imprint name
    Gambero Rosso Inc
    Publication date
    16 February 2013
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    If there is a book that the wine lover needs to buy the new edition of each year, it is Gambero Rosso s Italian Wines. --NEW YORK JOURNAL OF BOOKS