Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book 2014
Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine ebook is the bestselling wine consultant at the market.
the unique and most sensible, Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine ebook is the final word compact advisor. Now in its thirty seventh variation, it's the UK's no 1 wine ebook for wine-lovers and execs. it's the key reference for fanatics, traders and creditors and this year's version boasts updated information on greater than 6,000 wines, growers and areas, plus worthwhile classic info from specialists round the world.
a brand new colour complement makes a speciality of the wines of Burgundy, whereas the 'If you love this, do this' part deals the reader replacement wines to aim in keeping with these they already drink. greater than two hundred of Johnson's favorites for 2014 also are included.
An accompanying app is usually to be had from the Apple App shop.
typical winemaking, assisted via son Cornelius. Wines are dry RIES from undesirable Kreuznach (full-bodied) and Roxheim (mineral, elegant), amazing GROSSES GEWÄCHS from NIEDERHAUSEN (Hermannshöhle), Norheim (Dellchen), and SCHLOSSBÖCKELHEIM (Felsenberg), and spectacular EISWEIN from Oberhausen’s Brücke v’yd. Durbach undesirable ★★→★★★ 05 08 09 eleven 12 ORTENAU village recognized for its steep Plauelrain vyd. most sensible growers: Graf Metternich, LAIBLE, H Männle, Schloss Staufenberg. RIES, in the community referred to as Klingelberger, is the.
Pair with paté. more and more renowned for desk wines. For the 1st time in 30 years there’s a grape scarcity in Jerez. anticipate expense raises. Vesúvio, Quinta do ★★★★ With NOVAL, a single-QUINTA Port on par with the simplest classic PORT (91 ninety two ninety four ninety five’ ninety six’ ninety seven ninety eight’ ninety nine 00’ 01 03’ 04 05’ 06 07’ 08’ 09 10 ). the single SYMINGTON relatives ESTATES Port nonetheless foot-trodden via humans (not robotically). on the grounds that 2007 DOURO wines, too. Vila Nova de Gaia city around the river DOURO from Oporto. conventional domestic.
severe winemaking yet very good effects, esp Veliko Belo (w) and Veliko Rdeče (r) and v.gd MODRI PINOT. Non-disgorged gleaming Puro is a showpiece yet orange, macerated Lunar (REBULA) is a love/hate wine. P&F Pod r w sp ★★ 09 10 eleven Former Jeruzalem Ormož co-op back to unique kin vendors, renamed P&F (Puklavec & Friends). Now v.gd worth, in P&F diversity. chosen Gomila gold label wines very good esp FURMINT, SAUV BL. Penina caliber glowing wine made via both charmat or conventional.
SAUV BL and Serenity pink (unspecified types) made via Kevin provide from personal HEMEL-EN-AARDE Ridge and bought-in ELGIN/WALKER BAY fruit. Given Grant’s checklist at HAMILTON RUSSELL, a lot is anticipated from destiny PINOT N. Avondale Paarl r p w sp ★★→★★★ Family-owned eco-pioneer, embracing organics, biodynamics and technological know-how to provide more and more outstanding Bordeaux- and Rhône-style reds, scented Rosé, VIOGNIER combination, wooded CHENIN BL and MCC. awl Hill C’dorp r br sw ★★→★★★ famous Port-style exponent.
Sédouprat (esp purple CUVÉE Sanglier), Uby. See additionally BRUMONT. Côtes de Millau SW Fr r p w IGP ★ DYA. fresh revival of as soon as large v’yd in Tarn Valley by means of enthusiastic co-op (with a cuvée named after Foster’s viaduct) and 6 critical independents, incl ★ DOM du Vieux Noyer. Côtes de Montravel SW Fr w sw ★★ 05’ 07 09 10 eleven’ (12’) Sub-AOP of BERGERAC; half-sweet model of MONTRAVEL, someplace among the mainstream SEC and the ultra-sw Haut-Montravel. An apéritif variety, unfortunately much less renowned than it as soon as.