Learn About Domaine de la Quilla
It"s been nearly twenty years since we first began working with
Gerard and Daniel Vinet at the well-known estate of Quilla in the
village of La Haie-Fouassiere. A little known fact is that this village
is the origin of the famous wines of Muscadet. The village is
located within the region known as Sevre et Maine, an area that lies
between the two tributaries that flow from the...
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Learn About Loire
It's unfortunate that this region is so under appreciated and overlooked - the wines from the Loire Valley are outstanding. They are delicious examples of varietal and soil expression and the wide range of wines is so refreshing. Dry, sweet, sparkling, red, white… all represented here in the Loire. The main white grapes are Chenin Blanc, Muscadet and Sauvignon Blanc. For reds...
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Learn About Other White Wine
Other White Wine
While there are a slew of other white varietals out there in the world, a few more worth knowing about...
Mostly grown and drunk in the northwest part of Spain,
Rias Baixas (in Galacia),
this grape is loved by almost
all who try it. A great alternative to Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and every other white grape, Albarino is
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