A new look at a new world of wine from a new generation of wine
Do you like to enjoy fine wine but want some down to earth recommendations and honest information? Written by over 30 new voices in the world of wine, The Opus Vino offers fresh, modern insight into the world of wine. Accessible and up-to-date, this covers 4,000 of the world's most significant wineries – from the reliable established producers to the rising stars.
Discover all the important wine-producing regions of the world, including maps to locate key producers and a checklist on the regions' recent vintages. If you want to drink good wine, The Opus Vino gives you the names you need to know.
About The Author
Editor in Chief Jim Gordon has been reporting and writing on the wine industry for 25 years. He is the editor of Wines and Vines magazine, based in California and was formerly managing editor of Wine Spectator for 12 years. He owns and tends his own vineyard and makes wine for himself in Napa, California, where he lives with his wife and children. The Contributors: Each writer is an expert on his or her region. Rising stars and established wine critics are on top of the most up-to-date information regarding each region. Masters of Wine, winemakers, merchants, critics - each is a valuable resource.
All-in-all, an excellent reference book assembled with a pleasing lightness of touch. * Scotland on Sunday *
A tome destined to keep you, or the lucky recipient of such a gift, busy for some time. -- Keya Modessa * Food and Travel *
It's a beautifully produced and nicely written book. -- Jamie Goode * Daily Express *
A must-have offering for anyone with an interest in fine wines. * 25 Beautiful Homes *
A magnificently illustrated reference book written in no-nonsense style by enthusiastic experts. -- Tim Curran * Daily Mirror *
Number Of Pages: 800
Published: 1st October 2010
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 28.2 x 23.4 x 5.1
Weight (kg): 3.32
Edition Number: 1