The Illustrated Greek Wine Book - Almost 400 Wines Rated, More than 200 Colour Photographs
by Nico Manessis
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In english. Soft cover, 21 cm, 373 pp., ill., maps.
"This pioneering work has been instrumental in re-establishing the reputation of Greek wine." (Decanter).
CONTENTS:GRAPE LEXICON 16
GRADLED IN OAK: A TECHNICAL LOOK AT CASKS and THE AGEING OF WINE 38
LEARNING FROM THE GRAPES: THE ART OF CASKS-AGEING GREEK WINE 46
GREEK WINE CLASSIFICATION 48
VINTAGE REPORT 52
THE WINERIES andTHEIR WINES 57
A TOUCH OF BRILLIANCE: CONSTANTINE ANTONOPOULOS (1948-1994) 246
PAST and PRESENT
OVER THE WINE-DARK SEA:TRACING GREEK WINE THROUGH THE MIDDLE AGES 252
HISTORY UNCORKED: SAMOS MUSCATS COME HOME 266
BACK TO THE VINEYARD: BRINGING QUALITY INTO THE NEW MILLENIUM 268
VISION THAT BORE FRUIT: OENOFOROS 272
REAPING THE EXPORT HARVEST: NOW IS THE TIME FOR ACTION 276
THE WINE ROADS OF MACEDONIA 278
NAOUSSA:A REGIONAL PROFILE 281
RESTINA and GREEK CUISINE
GEORGE KATSIMBALIS – HENRY MILLER'S GUIDE TO GREEK WINE 292
THE GOLDEN AGE OF RESTINA: 1880-1970 294
RECOMMENDED RESTINA 296
HUNTING FOR TREASURE IN THE GREEK KITCHEN 300
READING THE LABEL
WINE –RELATED ORGANISATIONS
P.39 OAK REGIONS OF FRANCE
P.82 COTES DE MELITON APPELLATION
PP.258-259,262-263 MEDIEVAL TRADE ROUTES
PP.278-279 WINE ROADS OF MACEDONIA
P.289 NAOUSSA APPELLATION
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