New Latitude Wines

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Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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New Latitude Wines, term coined by Thai wine writer Frank Norel in 2003 for wines made in the tropical fringes of the global wine map, although it could equally well apply to those from high latitudes where viticulture has recently been encouraged by climate change. See latitude.