Learn About Marc Bredif
The history of the wines of Vouvray is directly linked to the religious
history of the Touraine. From the 4th century onwards, the monks owned most of the vineyards,
including the best growths, and made an important contribution to the quality of these wines
which were much sought after at the time. The vineyards of Vouvray cover some 4,500 acres
on the northern banks of...
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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 Chenin Blanc
Model of Versatility
The best representation of the Chenin Blanc grape can be found in the
Valley of France - more specifically, the regions of Vouvray, Savennieres,
Anjou and Samur. The versatility of the grape allows it to produce wines both
dry and sweet, still and sparkling - and you can find all examples in the...
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