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How have wineries become so much more than mere production facilities, bringing wine to life in some of the world's most striking architecture?
Award-winning wine writer Peter Richards has travelled and researched extensively to bring the reader the intriguing story of iconic wineries around the world and how they came to be as they are - from historic chateaux and monastery estates, through the depths of hidden cellars to modern and visionary futuristic structures. Richards takes the reader on a visual tour of eighty of the world's most striking, fascinating, and impressive wineries from seventeen wine countries and regions as far afield as Bordeaux, the Crimea, and New Zealand. Discussing both wine and architecture he also
includes produce fact boxes with contact details, wine tips, and visitor information, plus a world map that provides easy reference to locate the wineries.
Featuring over 200 full-colour photographs, this is an illuminating book for anyone captivated by the world's most enchanting wineries.