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100 Most Iconic Wine Estates

Book review: Quintessentially's 100 most iconic wine estates

This book is as much a homage to Roget's Thesaurus as to the glories of great wine. How many words of...


American Wine

Book review: American Wine, Jancis Robinson MW and Linda Murphy

Just months after the release of the boulder-sized Wine Grapes, here comes another Jancis Robinson MW...


Pomerol Neal Martin

Book review: Pomerol, Neal Martin

Neal Martin clearly adores Pomerol, and who can blame him? Moreover, there has been no recent book on...


Inventing Wine

Book review: Inventing Wine: a new history of one of the world's oldest pleasures, Paul Lukacs WW

When the Bible urged people to ‘use a little wine for thy stomach's sake', it was more of a prescription...


bordeaux

The Complete Bordeaux

A review of Stephen Brook's book 'The Complete Bordeaux'


Terroir Guides Food Wine Burgundy

Book review: The Terroir Guides: Food Wine Burgundy

Burgundy is a big place. If, like many wine enthusiasts, you are focused on the Côte d'Or, this guide...


Great Domaines of Burgundy

Book review: The Great Domaines of Burgundy

It's a sad reflection on British wine writing that almost all of the best books on Burgundy, except...


Wine Atlas of Australia

Book Review: The Wine Atlas of Australia and Australian Wine Encyclopedia

Halliday has been Australia's leading wine authority for an eternity.


Piemonte Wine and Travel Atlas

Book review: Piemonte Wine and Travel Atlas with Valle d'Aosta and Liguria

The Piemonte Wine and Travel Atlas is a bit of a mixed bag: lavishly produced and in parts an almost...


Been Doon So Long

Book review: Boon Doon So Long

Randall Grahm, the owlish sage of Bonny Doon, is a river of words, a brain-numbing cascade of clunking...


Collio; Fine Wines and Foods from Italy's North East

Book review: Collio: Fine Wines and Foods from Italy's North East

The region that Carla Capalbo describes in her book Collio, Andrè Simon 2010 award winner, is a small,...


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