History_of_Wine_in_Bordeaux

History_of_Wine_in_Bordeaux - , UX A DE R BO nce Fra Facts...

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1 To: Fellow Wine Connoisseurs From: Robert Casares Lisa Gonsalves SaraAnne Smith Tyler Webb Angela Yu B O R D E A U X , F r a n c e Facts about Bordeaux The most well-know wine region in France and is the capital of the French Atlantic Coast One third of the good quality of French wine come from this region The major reason for the success of winemaking in the Bordeaux region is the excellent environment for growing vines History of Wine in Bordeaux Bordeaux Wine Region spread 60 miles around the city. Climate: Gentle mild climate Temperate, with a short winter High degree of humidity generated by it’s near location to the Atlantic Ocean Pine forests to block coastal wind High average annual rainfall History of Wine in Bordeaux 1 st Century A.D : First Wine Growers in Bordeaux* 12 th Century A.D.: England and Birth of Commercial Wine Region* 17 th Century A.D.: The Role of the Dutch* 18 th Century A.D.: The Americas* 19 th Century A.D.: Crisis and Prosperity* 20 th Century A.D.: The Time of Regulation* * Academie du Vin de Bordeaux, History of Bordeaux
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