CHINON LOIRE VALLEY WINE, FRANCE : The Chinon wines in France

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Chinon wines belong to the Touraine vineyards, situated around Tours city. They are Loire valley wines.

The vineyards of Chinon are known for their red wine, made of Cabernet franc grape, delicious with poultry, BBQs or mushrooms

CENTER OF LOIRE VALLEY WINE, FRANCE : The Tours, Saumur and Angers winesin France

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Centre Loire vineyards belong to the Loire valley wines. They are situated at the East of Tours city and Blois

The vineyards of Centre Loire in the Loire valley, produce well known white wines such as Pouilly fumé or Sancerre…

There are also less known red and white wines produced in the Centre Loire vineyards Menetou Salon, Chateaumeillant, Reuilly and Quincy …

BOURGUEIL LOIRE VALLEY WINE, FRANCE : The Bourgeuil and Saint Nicolas de Bourgeuil wines in France

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Bourgueil wines belong to the Touraine vineyards, situated around Tours city. They are Loire valley wines.

The vineyards of Bourgueil are known for their light red wine, made of Cabernet franc grape : the Bourgueil and Saint Nicolas de Bourgueil wines

ANJOU LOIRE VALLEY WINE, FRANCE : The Anjou wines in France

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Anjou vineyards are situated around Angers city. They belong to the Loire valley wines.

The vineyards of Anjou in the Loire valley, produce delicious sweet white wines, resulting from « noble rot » harvests (same process as Sauternes)

Anjou sweet wines are named :

Coteaux du Layon
Bonnezeaux
Quart de Chaume
Anjou sweet wines are delicious with foie gras, deserts (such as local Tarte Tain apple pie), blue cheese…

ANJOU WHITE WINES IN LOIRE VALLEY, FRANCE : The Anjou white wines inFrance

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Anjou vineyards are situated around Angers city. They belong to the Loire valley wines.

The vineyards of Anjou in the Loire valley, produce fine and white wines usually made with the Chenin Blanc, Cabernet, Chardonnay and Sauvignon grapes

Anjou white wines are usually fruity, but one of them, only made of very mature Chenin blanc grape, is very mineral and unusual, it is the Savennieres

LOIRE VALLEY WINE, FRANCE : The Loire valley wines and vineyard in France

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Loire valley is not only a jewel of french architecture and History, but also a big vineyard, offering great white and red wines :

The vineyards of Loire valley, displayed around the major cities of the Loire valley (giving usually their names to the vineyards), produce well known red and white wines such as Muscadet, Anjou, Touraine, Vouvray, Chinon, Bourgueil, Pouilly fumé, Sancerre…), and sweet white wines of the Loire valley

Some are less renowned but they are usually worth to taste : Gros plant du Pays Nantais, Menetou Salon, Chateaumeillant, Reuilly and Quincy …