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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The historic town of Chinon is home to one of the Loire Valley’s most celebrated Cabernet Franc wines.    Vineyard Location: 19 communes located on both sides of the Vienne…
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Situated just across the Loire river from Vouvray is Montlouis-sur-Loire, which also makes dry, demi-sec, sweet and sparkling wines from 100% Chenin Blanc. Where the wines of Vouvray are fruity and…
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