The atlas of German wines and traveller"s guide to the vineyards by Hugh Johnson

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Germany (West)

Subjects:

  • Wine and wine making -- Germany (West)

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Statementby Hugh Johnson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTP559.G3 J64 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2721989M
LC Control Number86015511

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Scale of production: Germany’s entire annual production is only 25% that of France. White vs. red wines: just over 60% of German wine produced is ’s down almost 20% in the last 25 years due partly to climate change but also.Very often m any wineries require a minimum of participants for a full tasting session.

Therefore, if you are travelling with a small group and don’t want to do a full tour, it may be worth looking for wineries with a ‘Vinothek’ (‘vinotheque’) where a staff member will serve you selected wines and provide you with some additional advice.

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