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Chinese Wine History and Modern Wines.
Wine

Chinese Wine History and Modern Wines.

Chinese Wine This vast and most populous country of the world with its indigenous vine species (vitis amurensis, vitis thunbergii) has a very short western-style wine enjoyment. Wine is still poorly and assuredly not understood. Young people living in major cities (Beijing, Shanghai, Canton, Xian) with money in their pockets […]

Book review: The History of Michigan Wines.
Book Reviews

Book review: The History of Michigan Wines.

Wine aficionados always associate American wine with California, and yet there are many other States that produce this noble beverage In fact, almost all oft the States except Alaska and a few others produce wine. Michigan, a State with coasts on Lakes Huron, – Michigan and – Erie located on […]

Russia
Wine

Russia’s Wines and Vitivinicultural History.

Russia, the largest and economically most powerful state of the CIS (Confederation of Independent States), is vast (the largest country in the world), but has less favourable climatic conditions than formerly “union” countries – Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Krygizistan, and Azerbaijan. Before the dissolution of the U.S.S.R, the […]