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Title:
Hugh Johnson's pocket encyclopedia of wine, 1999
Author:
Johnson, Hugh.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Twenty-second edition.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Simon & Shuster, Inc., [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
280 pages : maps, charts ; 20 x 10 cm
General Note:
"Still the benchmark guide...offering sage advice for wine lovers."--Cover.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780684848822
Format :
Book

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Material Type
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Status
Central Library TP548 .J6 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Non circulating
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Summary

Summary

Classic volume sets the standard as the most complete, concise, & top-to-the-line annual reference to more than 6,000 wines of the world.


Table of Contents

Foreword
How to use this book Grape Varieties Wine
Food Wine
Cheese Food
Finest Wine The 1997 Vintage France Châteaux of Bordeaux Italy Germany Spain Portugal Sherry, Port
Madeira Switzerland Austria Central
Southeast Europe Hungary Bulgaria The Former Yugoslav States Former Czechoslovakia Romania Greece Cyprus Asia
North Africa England
Wales North America California The Pacific Northwest East of the Rockies
Ontario The Southwest, Texas etc South America Australia New Zealand South Africa
A little learning
A few technical words
A few words about words
The options game Wines for toasting the millenium And the score is... The right temperature Quick reference vintage charts

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