Appellations OrlĂ©ans/OrlĂ©ans-Cleary Pinot Meunier, better known as one of the trio of grapes used for Champagne, predominates in Orleans. AOC OrlĂ©ans makes fine light-bodied reds and whites, while AOC OrlĂ©ans-Clery…
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  Blessed by both ample sun and proximity to the Atlantic’s breezes, this relatively small appellation produces a wealth of wines: white, rosĂ© and red.    Vineyard Location: The Fiefs…
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Elevated from VDQS to full AOC status in 2011, CĂ´tes d’Auvergne produces a range of white, rosĂ© and red wines that pair well with a great range of cuisines, especially…
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This small region centered on the historic town Ancenis primarily produces refreshing rosĂ© and light-bodied red wines. The region embraces this historic name Malvoisie for the aromatic white wines it…
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In 1838, Touraine Mesland was the first area in the region to plant the Gamay grape. The AOC still embraces this juicy variety, often blending it with other classic Loire…
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Vouvray is the largest white wine appellation in the Anjou-Saumur-Touraine region, producing Chenin Blanc wines in a range of styles from dry and sparkling to sweet dessert wines.   Vineyard…
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