98. Vinyards, rocks & soils
Prof Alex Maltman

National Plant Phenomics Centre (NPPC)

As wine producers increasingly proclaim the importance and the uniqueness of the soils in which their vines grow, a book by an Aberystwyth University geologist looks at how geology can shape a vineyard and its produce.

In Vineyards, Rocks, and Soils: The Wine Lover’s Guide to Geology, Emeritus Professor of Earth Sciences Alex Maltman introduces the basic principles of geology in the context of wine.

News: Wine-savvy geologist publishes volume on vineyards

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Further Information

Prof Alex Maltman

Academic Department

Department of Geography & Earth Sciences