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Africa Uncorked
Africa Uncorked

Africa Uncorked

Travels in Extreme Wine Territory


256 Pages, 7 x 9

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $24.95 (US $24.95) (CA $33.95)

Publication Date: August 2004

ISBN 9781891267529

Rights: US, CA, AU & NZ

Board and Bench Publishing (Aug 2004)
Wine Appreciation Guild

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Best-selling wine journalists John and Erica Platter explore the wines of Africa, from Ethiopia to Zimbabwe, in this one-of-a-kind travel and tasting book. While most readers will not have the opportunity to taste the wines of Kenya, Tanzania, Madagascar, Reunion, and Mauritius, these two peripatetic South African wine writers share their sniffing, spitting, and swallowing experiences, allowing all to experience the unique wines of Africa.

Author Biography

John Platter is a wine writer and author. His work has appeared in numerous places, including New World of Wine and The Oxford Companion to Wine. Erica Platter wine writer and the author of Cape Vineyards: A Strange Case of Wine. Hugh Johnson is a bestselling wine writer and an expert on wine.