Vines, Grapes and Wines

Vines, Grapes and Wines : The Wine Drinker's Guide to Grape Varieties

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As more and more wine consumers become grape conscious, they identify and buy wine according to its grape—and this is the guide to help them choose. Written by one of the world’s most highly respected wine writers, Vines, Grapes, & Wines covers the numerous grape varieties that are grown internationally, examining an extensive range of the varieties that the enthusiast is likely to encounter both as a plant and as a wine style.  Each one is described in its geographical context, and there are hundreds of inspiring illustrations throughout. Winner of the Veuve Clicquot Wine Book of the Year and André Simon Drink Book of the Year awards 
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Product details

  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 204 x 274 x 20mm | 1,110g
  • Mitchell Beazley
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1857329996
  • 9781857329995

About Jancis Robinson

Jancis Robinson MW is internationally renowned for her witty, authoritative wine writing and her books The World Atlas of Wine and The Oxford Companion to Wine are among the most important in wine literature. She is acclaimed as 'awesomely intelligent' (Guardian) and 'a writer of breathtaking clarity' (The Spectator). With www.JancisRobinson.com (subscribers in nearly 100 countries) and her flock of Twitter followers, she is something of an online pioneer as a wine communicator. She makes frequent visits to the USA to stay ahead of the crowd and, in the early 1980s, was the first British journalist to take a serious interest in American wine.
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