A Matter of Taste: The History of Wine Drinking in Britain

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A Matter of Taste: The History of Wine Drinking in Britain - Hurley, Jon

This book takes an irreverent look the development of Britain's national tastes. The eclectic scope of the book includes a discussion of the wine list at the coronation of George VI, the impact of French Chateau legislation in 1855 upon the obsessive Victorian claret fiends of the day, the explosion of Hock as the typical plonk of the 1970s, and ... Read More

A Matter of Taste: The History of Wine Drinking in Britain 2005, Tempus Publishing, Limited

ISBN-13: 9780752434025

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