Wines of the Southern Hemisphere: The Complete Guide

Wines of the Southern Hemisphere: The Complete Guide

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.


  • Hardcover: 592 pages
  • Publisher: Sterling Epicure; First Edition edition (October 2, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1402786255
  • ISBN-13: 978-1402786259
  • Product Dimensions: 2 x 7.5 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
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  1. Well written and very complete. The coverage on all the wine producing countries is thorough and balanced. Truly an everything you need to know type of a wine book. Kudos to the authors! I would recommend to anyone wanting to learn more about the wines from these countries. Cheers!

  2. Once upon a time…
    …..If you consult not so old maps, maps by the time America was discovered,
    let us say 1492, you willl find a definition of the Southern Hemisphere:
    ” Hic sunt leonis”; that means: here are the lions….
    Today,instead of lions, today, there are very good wines!
    This book shows that wines from Southern Hemysphere are the real protagonists in the wine real world market arena!
    There, you will find one of the best world’s Cabernet Sauvignon from Chile, the best world’s Malbec from Argentina, the best world’sTannat from Uruguay and the promising light sparkling wines from Brasil and, why not to say, the marvelous Pimot Noir from Patagonia.
    Enjoy and discover!
    José Paulo Schiffini
    “The oracle of wine”

  3. Look forward to getting to know the ins and outs of the information in this book – next i want to travel to these countries

  4. This is a great book written by the supremely talented duo, Mike and Jeff. It is a beautiful publication filled with fantastic resources and everything you need to know about wines from the Southern Hemisphere. It is a great gift for the wine lovers in your life. Highly recommended!

  5. Fun book on wines of the Southern Hemisphere. Nice overview of some of the more popular vineyeards. Nice book for good price to add to the collection.

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