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Languedoc

Mitchell Beazley 1986 ISBN 1-85732-999-6 It has found an increasing prominence in the Catalan wine region of Priorat (Priorat (DOQ)), where it's the main variety in the northern half of the appellation and has been vindicated by a number of young growers such as South African Eben Sadie, and also Costers del Segre, Montsant (Montsant DO), Penedès, Tarragona (Tarragona (DO)) and Terra Alta (Terra Alta (DO)). As of 2004, Spain had around 7,000 ha (17,300 acres). In Italy (Italian wine) the grape is most commonly found in Sardinia and Lazio where it is often found as a rosé. The Carignano del Sulcis DOC (Denominazione di origine controllata) features a Carignan based ''rosso'' from the Sardinian islands of Sant'Antioco and San Pietro (San Pietro (Sardinia)). In the New World, Carignan was often planted in the warmer wine regions of California, Mexico, Chile (Chilean wine), Argentina (Argentine wine), Uruguay, Australia and South Africa (South African wine). right thumb 200px Mistral wind blowing near Marseille (Image:Mistral sur le Frioul.JPG). In the centre is the Château d'If The '''mistral''' ( under vines and is the single biggest wine-producing region (List of wine-producing regions) in the world, being responsible for more than a third of France's total wine production. K. MacNeil ''The Wine Bible'' pg 293 Workman Publishing 2001 ISBN 1563054345 As recently as 2001, the region produced more wine than the entire United States (American wine). K. MacNeil ''The Wine Bible'' pg 294 Workman Publishing 2001 ISBN 1563054345 Nicetas then went on to Languedoc. In 1167 in the presence of Mark and other representatives of Cathar churches in Languedoc, France and Catalonia, Nicetas presided over the Council of Saint-Félix at which he renewed the ''consolamenta'' and confirmed the episcopal office of six Cathar bishops: Most well known as a painter, his bold, arguably brutal depictions of the South Wales valleys are his most powerful legacy. ‘Pithead Funeral’, a response to the Aberfan disaster that affected him so deeply, stands out amongst his work together with 'Fallen Figure' (opposite). Also the series of miner’s paintings produced following the week he spent sketching underground in a Welsh (Wales) coal mine. In sharp contrast are the paintings and drawings produced as a result of the considerable time he spent in the Languedoc region of France.


Uruguay

the grape is almost non-existent in its ancestral home of Aragon where it was once a secondary component of wine from the Cariñena (Cariñena (DO)) region after Grenache. J. Robinson ''Vines, Grapes & Wines'' pg 143-145 Mitchell Beazley 1986 ISBN 1-85732-999-6 It has found an increasing prominence in the Catalan wine region of Priorat (Priorat (DOQ)), where it's the main variety in the northern half of the appellation and has been vindicated by a number of young growers such as South African Eben Sadie, and also Costers del Segre, Montsant (Montsant DO), Penedès, Tarragona (Tarragona (DO)) and Terra Alta (Terra Alta (DO)). As of 2004, Spain had around 7,000 ha (17,300 acres). In Italy (Italian wine) the grape is most commonly found in Sardinia and Lazio where it is often found as a rosé. The Carignano del Sulcis DOC (Denominazione di origine controllata) features a Carignan based ''rosso'' from the Sardinian islands of Sant'Antioco and San Pietro (San Pietro (Sardinia)). In the New World, Carignan was often planted in the warmer wine regions of California, Mexico, Chile (Chilean wine), Argentina (Argentine wine), Uruguay, Australia and South Africa (South African wine). After shakedown in the Caribbean, ''Gyatt'' reported to Norfolk, Virginia for a variety of duties along the East Coast (East Coast of the United States). In addition to local operations and training exercises, she participated in training operations with aircraft carriers in the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. Departing Norfolk on 24 January 1947, ''Gyatt'' sailed south to represent the United States at the inauguration of the new Uruguayan President Berres (Luis Batlle Berres) at Montevideo from 27 February 1947 to 6 March 1947. Before returning to Norfolk on 21 March 1947, she made goodwill visits to Rio de Janeiro and Port of Spain, Trinidad. In 2006 Copa Airlines announced and began service to six new destinations: Manaus, Brazil, Maracaibo, Venezuela, Montevideo, Uruguay, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, San Pedro Sula, Honduras, and Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic * 5 from Argentina and Brazil * 3 from Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela each * 3 invitees from Mexico


Guangzhou

: www.travelchinaguide.com cityguides hongkong 97% of the population in Hong Kong speak Cantonese (Standard Cantonese), a Chinese spoken variant (Chinese languages) originating from Guangzhou (Canton) city in Guangdong province. It is the main variety used in education, broadcasting, government administration, legislature and judiciary as well as in daily social communication. thumb 250px Part of a multilingual welcoming signboard at the former Kowloon-Canton Railway KCR (Image:welcoming signboard KCR.jpg) East Tsim Sha Tsui Station. (From the top: French, Japanese, Spanish and Korean). On September 25, 2006, Chakvetadze won her first WTA singles tournament at the Tier III event in Guangzhou, China, defeating Spain's Anabel Medina Garrigues in the final. Two weeks later, she won her second WTA tournament at the Tier I Kremlin Cup in Moscow even though she was unseeded, beating Elena Dementieva and Nadia Petrova en route to the title. WikiPedia:Guangzhou Dmoz:Regional Asia China Guangdong Guangzhou


Romania

13, 1899 – November 30, 1938) was a Romanian politician of the far right, the founder and charismatic leader of the Iron Guard or ''The Legion of the Archangel Michael'' (also known as the ''Legionary Movement''), an ultra-nationalist and violently antisemitic (Antisemitism) organization active throughout most of the interwar period. Generally seen as the main variety of local fascism, and noted for its mystical (Mysticism) and Romanian Orthodox Church


Switzerland

widespread varieties are the Chasselas (called Fendant in Valais) and Pinot noir. The Merlot is the main variety produced in Ticino. Wine-producing Switzerland in short swisswine.ch. Retrieved on 24 June 2009 Table 38. Top wine consuming nations per capita, 2006 winebiz.com. Retrieved on 14 June 2010 See also *Index of Switzerland-related articles *Outline of Switzerland * commons:Confoederatio Helvetica


Mexico

Grenache. J. Robinson ''Vines, Grapes & Wines'' pg 143-145 Mitchell Beazley 1986 ISBN 1-85732-999-6 It has found an increasing prominence in the Catalan wine region of Priorat (Priorat (DOQ)), where it's the main variety in the northern half of the appellation and has been vindicated by a number of young growers such as South African Eben Sadie, and also Costers del Segre, Montsant (Montsant DO), Penedès, Tarragona (Tarragona (DO)) and Terra Alta (Terra Alta (DO)). As of 2004, Spain had around 7,000 ha (17,300 acres). In Italy (Italian wine) the grape is most commonly found in Sardinia and Lazio where it is often found as a rosé. The Carignano del Sulcis DOC (Denominazione di origine controllata) features a Carignan based ''rosso'' from the Sardinian islands of Sant'Antioco and San Pietro (San Pietro (Sardinia)). In the New World, Carignan was often planted in the warmer wine regions of California, Mexico, Chile (Chilean wine), Argentina (Argentine wine), Uruguay, Australia and South Africa (South African wine). * Macedonia (Republic of Macedonia) – Sitel TV * Mexico – Sony (Sony Entertainment Television (Latin America)), Canal 5 Televisa * Nepal – Zee Café, ETC (ETC Entertainment Central) On June 1, Nelson led workers to strike demanding $1.25 as a minimum hourly wage, protesting La Casita Farms and others packing sheds. The activists also protested the hiring of "scab" labor, mostly those with green card visas from Mexico, who were allowed to cross the border as day workers. In the dispute, reports and allegations of vandalism to equipment, produce, and public property caused Starr County officials, along with the support of the growers, to call for additional law enforcement, which arrived in the form of the Texas Rangers (Texas Ranger Division). Both county officials and rangers arrested protestors for secondary picketing, standing within 50 feet of one another, a practice illegal at the time. Allegations of brutality and questions of jurisdictional limits created national headlines in what came to be known as “La Huelga.” In Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela the ''membrillo'', as the quince is called in Spanish (Spanish language), is cooked into a reddish, jelly-like block or firm, reddish paste known as ''dulce de membrillo''. It is then eaten in sandwiches and with cheese, traditionally manchego cheese, or accompanying fresh curds. In Portugal, a similar sweet is called ''marmelada''. It is also produced and consumed in Hungary, where it is called ''birsalmasajt'', "quince cheese". The sweet and floral notes of ''carne de membrillo'' (quince meat) contrast nicely with the tanginess of the cheese. Membrillo paste from Gourmet Sleuth Boiled quince is also popular in desserts such as the ''murta con membrillo'' that combines ''Ugni molinae'' with quince. Similar dishes exist in Dalmatia and Croatia. After the fall of the Republic he went into exile, first to France and then to Mexico where in 1945 he was designated president (President_of_Spain#Presidents_of_the_Republic_2) of the Republic in exile (Spanish Republican government in Exile) until 1962. Martínez finally returned to Paris, where he died. In exile in Mexico, it was the main support of the Republican government-in-exile until it was dissolved in 1959 to found the Spanish Democratic Republican Action along with the Republican Left (Republican Left (Spain)). In Brazil, a runny egg placed over a steak with a side dish of rice and black beans is called a ''


Russia

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Australia

; Wines'' pg 143-145 Mitchell Beazley 1986 ISBN 1-85732-999-6 It has found an increasing prominence in the Catalan wine region of Priorat (Priorat (DOQ)), where it's the main variety in the northern half of the appellation and has been vindicated by a number of young growers such as South African Eben Sadie, and also Costers del Segre, Montsant (Montsant DO), Penedès, Tarragona (Tarragona (DO)) and Terra Alta (Terra Alta (DO)). As of 2004, Spain had around 7,000 ha (17,300 acres). In Italy (Italian wine) the grape is most commonly found in Sardinia and Lazio where it is often found as a rosé. The Carignano del Sulcis DOC (Denominazione di origine controllata) features a Carignan based ''rosso'' from the Sardinian islands of Sant'Antioco and San Pietro (San Pietro (Sardinia)). In the New World, Carignan was often planted in the warmer wine regions of California, Mexico, Chile (Chilean wine), Argentina (Argentine wine), Uruguay, Australia and South Africa (South African wine). * Arab World – Super Comedy * Australia – Seven Network (2000–2007), Network Ten (2008), Arena (Arena (TV network)) (2002–2008), 111 Hits (November 2008 – July 2009), TV1 (TV1 (Australia)) (August 2009 –) * Austria – ATV (ATV (Austria)) Owing to consumer confusion over the real degree and duration of protection offered, labeling restrictions are in force in several countries. In the EU sunscreen labels can only go up to SPF 50+ (actually indicating a SPF of 60 or higher) Commons:Category:Australia Wikipedia:Australia Dmoz:Regional Oceania Australia


Canada

production areas (in total ) are concentrated in the Western part of Cuba. The main variety grown in Cuba is the Désirée (Désirée potato). World Potato Atlas Seed potatoes are partly produced locally. Some 40,000 metric tons of seed potatoes are imported annually from New Brunswick, Canada and the Netherlands.


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