The Wines of France by Clive Coates

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Published by Wine Appreciation Guild .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Reference works,
  • Wines,
  • Wine And Wine-Making,
  • Cooking / Wine,
  • Cooking,
  • France,
  • CKB,
  • CKB034000,
  • Beverages - Wine & Spirits,
  • Regional & Ethnic - French

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9819094M
ISBN 100932664725
ISBN 109780932664723

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The Bordeaux region that produces France’s famous red Bordeaux wines lies in the southern part of western France, on the Atlantic coast. The Gironde Estuary and its two major rivers, the Dordogne and the Garonne, run through the heart of the region.

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Coates's vast knowledge of his subject together with his natural gift as a storyteller make An Encyclopedia of the Wines and Domaines of France as Brand: University of California Press. The main wine areas of the French wine region map are Bordeaux, Burgundy, Languedoc, Champagne, the Loire Valley, Alsace, Rhône, Provence and Corsica: Bordeaux on the Atlantic coast is among the most famous of wines.

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