It also covers the old-established wines of Brunello di Montalcino and Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, and several others, not least the island of Eiba. It will be enjoyed by wine enthusiasts and armchair travellers alike.
Rosemary George is a Master of Wine and the author of nine other books, including The Wines of Chablis, which won the Andre Simon and the Glenfiddich Award, Chianti and the Wines of Tuscany and The Wines of the South of France. She co-edited the Which? Wine Guide, has contributed regularly to Oz Clarke's Wine Guide and also writes for consumer magazines such as Wine International, Decanter and the Quarterly Review of Wines. She is the current chairman of the Circle of Wine Writers.