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by John J. Baxevanis

Category: Beverages and Wine
Subcategory: Food and Cooking
Author: John J. Baxevanis
ISBN: 0847674908
ISBN13: 978-0847674909
Language: English
Publisher: Rl Innactive Titles (October 28, 1987)
Pages: 288
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For centuries, the wine regions of Bordeaux and western France have produced many of the best vintages in. .This is an indispensable book that will introduce the amateur wine lover to the mysteries of French wine and entertain the expert with new and fascinating information.

For centuries, the wine regions of Bordeaux and western France have produced many of the best vintages in the world.

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Continuing his comprehensive survey begun in The Wines of Bordeaux and Western France, John J. Baxevanis here focuses his attention on the . Baxevanis here focuses his attention on the viticulture regions that include some of the most illustrious names in the annals of wine: Champagne, Burgundy, and Beaujolais. Baxevanis covers land use patterns, grape varieties and their characteristics, the history and distinctive qualities of the vintages, wine classification, and a region-by-region examination of wine availability, cultivation, maturation, composition, landscape, and ambiance.

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In his book "The Wines of Bordeaux and Western France," John Baxevanis describes Savennieres: "Pale gold . Like the dry wines of Savennieres, these are chenin blanc wines and, consequently, extremely long-lived.

In his book "The Wines of Bordeaux and Western France," John Baxevanis describes Savennieres: "Pale gold, full-bodied, clean, with intense floral and vinous fragrances, it is substantive and satisfying. Its flavor is multidimensional, complex and absolutely exceptional in every detail. There are two famous vineyards in Savennieres: La Roche-aux-Moines, first planted by monks in the 12th century, and Coulee de Serrant. Local wine makers delight in bringing out 50-year-old wines for guests, just to confound the so-called expert opinions on aging white wines.

A Bordeaux wine is any wine produced in the Bordeaux region of southwest France. Bordeaux is centered on the city of Bordeaux, on the Garonne River

A Bordeaux wine is any wine produced in the Bordeaux region of southwest France. Bordeaux is centered on the city of Bordeaux, on the Garonne River. To the north of the city the Dordogne River joins the Garonne forming the broad estuary called the Gironde and covering the whole area of the Gironde department, with a total vineyard area of over 120,000 hectares, making it the largest wine growing area in France.

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Wine was produced in Burgundy and Bordeaux by the Romans and almost certainly by the Celts before them

Wine was produced in Burgundy and Bordeaux by the Romans and almost certainly by the Celts before them. From the time of the Last Supper, where wine represented the blood of Christ, wine has been of symbolic importance to Christians. The history of medieval Bordeaux wine is quite different as when Henry II, the first Plantagenet King of England was crowned in 1154, the Bordeaux wine producing area of Gascony came under the control of the English Crown through Henry’s wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. A major export market to England followed for Bordeaux wine which was known as ‘claret’ and still is to the present day.

For centuries, the wine regions of Bordeaux and western France have produced many of the best vintages in the world. Drawing upon his extensive research in France and first-hand knowledge of the vineyards and producers, Baxevanis provides a complete survey on these locales and their wines, including detailed information on the group varieties and their characteristics, the system of wine classification, the histories of the vintages, and cultivation. This is an indispensable book that will introduce the amateur wine lover to the mysteries of French wine and entertain the expert with new and fascinating information.
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