The original and best, Hugh Johnson s Pocket Wine Book 2011 successfully distills the world of wine into a handy, eloquent gem of a package.
The original and best, Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book is the ultimate compact guide. Now in its 34th edition, it is the UK's number one wine book appealing to wine-lovers and professionals alike. it is the key reference for enthusiasts, investors and collectors and this year's edition boasts up-to-date news on more than 6,000 wines, growers, and regions, plus invaluable vintage information from experts around the world. A new colour supplement focuses on the array of wines from Spain,while a new section offers the reader alternative wines to try based on those they already drink. More than 200 of Johnson's favourites for 2011 are also included. Hugh Johnson's winning formula of insight, critical appraisal of the world of wine, plus vintage news has never been bettered. During the past four decades he has written many books that have become landmark titles, including his classic the World Atlas of Wine, co-authored with Jancis Robinson and published this year in a new compact format as the Concise World Atlas of Wine, and his Wine Companion, which is fully updated for 2010.