Granted its AOC status in 2009, Saint-Pourçain is located literally in the center of France. While it produces a range of wines, the appellation is best known for its distinctive…
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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 appellation on the eastern edge of the Loire Valley northeast of Sancerre produces almost equal amounts of light-bodied red and white wines, with a small portion of dry rosĂ©…
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Located directly southwest of Sancerre, this relatively small appellation produces a similar range of high-quality white, red and rosĂ© wines that offer excellent value. Vineyard Location: This vineyard in the…
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