Unit 1: Introduction to Italy and Italian Wines

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In Unit 1, we discuss the geography, history, and wine laws of Italy.

Topics in this unit include:

  • Why Italy Is Important in the Wine World
  • Geography of Italy
  • Climate of Italy
  • Political Geography of Italy
  • History of Italian Wine
  • EU Wine Law
  • Italian Wine Law
  • Italian Wine Labeling
  • Introduction to the Italian Language

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