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The Wines of Canada
Published by Infinite Ideas
£30, $40, CA$52
There are probably few people as well placed as Rod Phillips to write this book. Historian (specialising in the history of food and alcohol), wine writer and having lived in Canada for over 50 years, he’s got the inside and outside track of, and I quote, ‘a very big country with a very small wine industry’.
It may be small, but it’s not simple. It’s also relatively unknown to the outside world except for those lucky...