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Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementwith colour photographs by Percy Hennell and maps by Sheila Waters.
ContributionsHallgarten, Siegfried Fritz.
The Physical Object
Pagination200p.,ill.,28cm
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21277524M

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  From the famed steep slopes of the Mosel, where Riesling reaches its pinnacle of expression, through the largest region, Rheinhessen, home of the infamous Liebfraumilch, to less well-known regions such as Saale-Unstrut and Sachsen, Krebiehl paints a vivid picture of each region’s unique offering, inspiring readers to begin their own explorations.5/5(1).   Notes 1 André L. Simon and S. F. Hallgarten, The Great Wines of Germany and its Famed Vineyards (New York/London, ), p. 2 Ibid., p. 3 Ibid., p. In an amendment to the Law it was determined that no quality wine may originate from two districts, even if the vineyards are adjacent, the only exception being Liebfraumilch!   A Warm Winter Left Germany Unable to Produce Its Famed Ice Wines Known for their sweet flavor, ice wines are made from grapes left to freeze on the vine A Author: Brigit Katz. Vineyards and wineries in Germany Discover interesting vineyards and wineries in Germany various wine regions. Explore this great wine country and its variety of wine regions and vineyards. Prepare a visit to a winery or a wine tour. Check their wines and tasting notes. Find out where to find their wines. Our Germany Wine Map.

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