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The Heart of Bordeaux : The Greatest Wines from Graves Chateaux (Hardcover)

Author: Lawther, James

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This beautiful and informative book reveals both the history and the distinctive characteristics of the 16 wines that comprise the Crus Class?s (classified growths) of Bordeaux?s Graves region. Named for the area?s gravelly soil, Graves is known for its fine reds (primarily Cabernet Sauvignon) and whites (Sauvignon blanc and S?millon).
With individual chapters on each of the ch?teaux, including Haut-Brion, Bouscaut, Olivier, Pape Cl?ment, Smith Haut Lafitte, Domaine de Chevalier, and 10 others, the book describes in detail the history of the estate and its wine production. Gorgeous photographs of the vineyards, the residences, and the surrounding countryside are accompanied by archival material that gives a sense of the great history of this area. As an added bonus,The Heart of Bordeaux features recipes created by some of the world?s great chefsDaniel Boulud, Pierre Gagnaire, and Eric Ripert among themto complement one of the fine wines of Graves? classified growths.


Publisher Stewart Tabori & Chang
Mfg Part# 9781584798149
SKU 211231021
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 1584798149
Release Date 9/1/2009
Product Attributes
Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0220
Publisher Stewart, Tabori, & Chang
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