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Wine grapes

Jancis Robinson

Wine grapes

a complete guide to 1,380 vine varieties, including their origins and flavors

by Jancis Robinson

  • 47 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Ecco/HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • COOKING / Beverages / Wine & Spirits,
  • Viticulture,
  • Varieties,
  • Wine and wine making,
  • Grapes

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jancis Robinson, Julia Harding, Jose Vouillamoz
    ContributionsHarding, Julia, Vouillamoz, Jose
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB388 .R593 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25404207M
    ISBN 109780062206367
    LC Control Number2012019224

    Following a pattern that is standard for wine books, “ Wine Folly ” is divided into wine styles (light-bodied, aromatic, etc.), then into specific grapes and wine regions. Each grape has its own.   Table grapes are grown in a way to reduce clusters from rubbing other clusters, stems or leaves. A trellis system that lets the grapes hang independently is better for producing picture table grapes. Table grapes tend to be more vigorous than wine grapes and grow in areas with soils high in nutrients such as river valleys.

    America is described in The Grapes of New York (Hedrick, ) as being one of the best native grapes for a dark wine and to make a very good port, lacking the foxy taste of Concord and Niagara. It is a PD resistan. Gewürztraminer – One of the four “noble” grapes of France’s Alsace region, Gewürztraminer is a highly aromatic wine with notes of rose and lychee. It’s often made in an off-dry style.

    Cabernet Sauvignon ('Cab' for short) is the most famous of all red-wine grapes. The product of a natural crossing of key Bordeaux grape varieties Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon's DNA was profiled only as recently as Bordeaux's classic blend of Cabernets and Merlot, perhaps with a hint of Malbec or Petit Verdot, is. Godforsaken Grapes A slightly tipsy journey through the world of strange, obscure.


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