Fully updated and revised since the 2011 version, this edition of Sotheby's encyclopedia reflects recent trends in the dynamic world of wine, written by experts around the globe. With more than 400 images and 100 new National Geographic maps, it highlights the regions and climates that produce the best vintages, and each page is filled with information on flavor notes, vineyard profiles, tasting room guides, grape know-how, and unique varietals. You'll find top wines organized by maker and year; a guide to potential wine faults; a taste chart for identifying flavors; unusual wines, food pairings, expert sommelier tips, and thousands of recommendations.
The New Sotheby's Wine Encyclopedia
Author: Tom Stevenson. Orsi Szentkiralyi, ed.