Wines of the Southern Hemisphere

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Wines of the Southern Hemisphere

The Complete Guide

By Mike Desimone; Jeff Jenssen; Michel Rolland (Foreword by)

Sterling Publishing (NY), Hardcover, 9781402786259, 580pp.

Publication Date: October 2, 2012

The southern hemisphere is fast becoming the hottest source of delicious, affordable wine--and this is the first book to focus entirely on this bourgeoning industry. Created by the renowned "World Wine Guys," "Wines of the Southern Hemisphere" provides the latest information on the best wineries in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, New Zealand, South Africa, and Uruguay. In addition, the guide features interviews with top winemakers and recipes to pair with their wines.

About the Author
Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen, known as the World Wine Guys, are Entertaining and Lifestyle Contributing Editors for "Wine Enthusiast" magazine. Their work has also appeared in "Wine Spectator,", "International Living," and "The European." The duo has judged the prestigious Concours des Vins wine competition in Chablis, France. In 2010 they were inducted into the Confrerie des Piliers Chablisiens. They are the proud authors of the Port Wine chapter in Kevin Zraly's "The Ultimate Wine Companion: The Complete Guide to Understanding Wine by the World's Foremost Wine Authorities" and have written the upcoming "The Fire Island Cookbook." Mike and Jeff were the first guests to pair wine with food on Martha Stewart's Hallmark Channel show and were featured guests on Martha Stewart Living Radio. Visit their website, worldwineguys, .com to see more, as well as "Wine Enthusiast"'s They reside in New York City and southern Spain.