Book review – The New French Wine

The New French Wine book cover

Jon Bonné goes far deeper than wine in his newest book, published earlier this year.

The New French Wine: Redefining the world's greatest wine culture
Jon Bonné
Published by Ten Speed Press
ISBN (print) 9781607749233
ISBN (eBook) 9781607749240 
$135, CA$176, £112 (print); $24.99, CA$28.99, £21 (eBook)

Jon Bonné’s recent work on the modern wine of France (or is that wine in modern France?) is a massive undertaking, more than 800 pages and a couple of kilos of studiously produced text, photographs and profiles. Almost ten years in the writing, Bonné’s work is an expansive vision of French wine production and...