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How to Drink Australian: A Wine Book
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How to Drink Australian: A Wine Book (Hardback)

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How to Drink Australian is a fresh and relevant guide to understanding and appreciating Australian wine: its many diverse regions, wineries, and people. For the person who asks, 'What wine region should I be paying more attention to?' or 'How can I really know what's going on with Australian wine?'How to Drink Australian is the answer.



In this modern take on the classic compendium, three highly credentialled wine experts provide wine lovers, both locally and around the world, with renewed excitement and appreciation for Australian wine. Divided by state and then region, How to Drink Australian considers: standout producers, historic development, microclimates and geographical features, important trends, and pressing issues such as the effects of climate change.



How to Drink Australian celebrates the narrative of what it is to drink Australian today while also offering critical insight into the formation of its land and people, linking the custodianship of First Nations and modern-day grape-growers. Leading winemakers and growers offer their insight on what's significant and special about their part of the wine world. Additionally, it provides know-how on Australia's Geographic Indication system, and explores the unique characteristics of each wine producing region with original maps of a detail that have yet to be shared in Australian wine scholarship.



Covering simply everything there is to know about this contemporary landscape in wine production, How to Drink Australian is the comprehensive wine book we've been waiting for.

Food & DrinkBeveragesAlcoholic beveragesWinesReference & ResearchEncyclopaedias & reference worksGeographical reference Publisher: Hardie Grant Books Publication Date: 08/03/2023 ISBN-13: 9781743797808  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Jane Lopes is a California-born sommelier, importer, and author. She has worked at New York's Eleven Madison Park, Nashville's The Catbird Seat, Chicago's The Violet Hour, and Melbourne's Attica. In 2019, Jane published her first book: Vignette: Stories of Life and Wine in 100 Bottles. In 2020, Jane co-founded Legend, importing Australian wine to the US. Jonathan Ross is a sommelier, educator, winemaker, and importer, passing the master sommelier exam in 2017. After serving as the head sommelier at Eleven Madison Park in NY, he worked as the director of beverage for the Rockpool Dining Group and launched his own Australian wine label called Micro Wines. Jon co-founded Legend Imports in 2020. Kavita Faiella is a Sydney-born sommelier who worked in a number of the city's top restaurants before she spent a decade living in Asia, where she was the regional cellar master for the prestigious Amanresorts and wine director for the Pressroom Group in Hong Kong. Today Kavita once again calls Sydney home where she works for Shaw+Smith, Tolpduddle Vineyard and The Other Wine Co. She is a Len Evans Scholar, and a graduate of the Wine Australia Future Leaders Program.

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