288 pages, 12.1 × 9.48 × 0.98 in
August 1, 2003
Wine Appreciation Guild
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1869589211
ISBN - 13: 9781869589219
From the Publisher
The first atlas devoted entirely to New Zealand wines and wine making. Visually stunning and authoritatively documented, this Atlas builds on the award-winning success of the author's prior tome which ran to five editions. As New Zealand wines rise to top international at status in world competitions they are increasingly sought after in Europe and America. The curiosity and interest in learning more about these extraordinary wine intensifies. No other book or even group of book provides as much information and insight into this magnificent and insight into this magnificent wine-growing nation, the terroir, the people and the end product. Each region detailed with first-hand essays on the produces, vital statistics and tasting notes. An illustrated history of the wine industry, technical overview of the climate, soils and wine styles and thirty specially commisioned maps establishes this as the essential refference on the subject.