Loire Valley

"The Loire Valley is the 3rd largest appellation region in France, comprising a total of 50 appellations, denominations et IGP. The area between Chalonnes-sur-Loire (Maine et Loire) and Sully-sur-Loire (Loiret) has been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status – one of only ten European winegrowing regions distinguished in this way...

Loire Valley Wines are characterized by their freshness and diversity of color, material and tastes. Everybody knows about the delicious rosé. Good, refreshing wines, as fruity as you could wish for, with a delicate touch of sweetness. The reds, whether fruity or serious, are great food wines. Whites come in all styles from dry to very sweet, providing something for every occasion. Sparkling wines, another Loire speciality, are made using the « traditional method »...

Loire Valley wines are unusual in that they are, for the most part, produced from a single varietal: Melon de Bourgogne for Nantes area; Chenin, Cabernet and Gamay in Anjou, Saumur and Touraine; Sauvignon in Touraine and the Centre; and also Grolleau, Pinot Meunier, Pineau d’Aunis, Romorantin etc. This breadth of variety is completely unique, and gives a very diverse, highly expressive range of wines." - Vins Val de Loire

 

Map courtesy: Vins Val de Loire

  • Chat de Coulaine Chinon 2018

    Chat de Coulaine Chinon 2018

    Region: France- Loire Valley

    A DELICATE AND BRIGHT CABERNET FRANC

      Generous red fruits with a fresh and pleasant finish. Ready to drink and be enjoyed.    

    Qualifies for 10% discount in a straight dozen

    Current stock: 12

    $37.00
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  • Pithon-Paille Mozaik Anjou Rouge 2018

    Pithon-Paille Mozaik Anjou Rouge 2018

    Region: France- Loire Valley

    100% CABERNET FRANC FROM THE CLAY-RICH SOIL OF ANJOU IN THE LOIRE VALLEY. THIS PIONEER OF BIODYNAMIC WINEGROWING MAKES CLEAN, LOW-SULFUR WINES. HERE IS A SILKY, MEDIUM-BODIED AND AROMATIC WINE. "Delicious Cabernet Franc, packed with crushed...

    Current stock: 1

    $49.00
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  • Pithon-Paille Graviers Bourgueil 2018

    Pithon-Paille Graviers Bourgueil 2018

    Region: France- Loire Valley

    100% CABERNET FRANC FROM THE GRAVELLY, LIMESTONE SOILS OF BOURGEUIL IN LOIRA VALLEY. THIS PIONEER OF BIODYNAMIC WINEGROWING MAKES CLEAN, LOW-SULFUR WINES. SAVOURY, ELEGANT, MINERAL AND COMPLEX.  "A deep red color, a nose combining aromas of...

    Current stock: 4

    $55.00
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  • Francois Chidaine Touraine Rose 2019

    Francois Chidaine Touraine Rose 2019

    Region: France- Loire Valley

    A BARGAIN FROM ONE OF FRANCE'S MOST REVERED WINEGROWERS AND MAKERS.  "Chidaine's fragrant, full-flavoured and textured dry rosé is made predominantly from Grolleau (70%), with the remainder being Pinot Noir and Gamay. The vines are rooted in...

    Current stock: 6

    $29.00
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  • Champalou Vouvray Demi-Sec 2018

    Champalou Vouvray Demi-Sec 2018

    Region: France- Loire Valley
    Farming Organic Biodynamic Sustainably-made

    FRESH AND VERSATILE CHENIN BLANC FROM FRANCE'S LOIRE VALLEY, MADE HERE IN A ENJOYABLY OFF DRY STYLE. Biodynamic  Organic  Sustainable   "The Champalou family farms twenty-one hectares of vineyards on clay, limestone, and...

    Qualifies for 10% discount in a straight dozen

    $42.00
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  • Marc Bredif Vouvray 2019

    Marc Bredif Vouvray 2019

    Region: France- Loire Valley

    MARC BREDIF CLASSIC VOUVRAY IS RESPECTED AS ONE OF THE REGION'S BEST DRY CHENIN BLANCS FOR PRICE. THESE ARE HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL IN A CELLAR, SHOWING BEAUTIFULLY WITH AGE. "Complex notes of flowers, quince, lanolin, apples, and citrus are all...

    Qualifies for 10% discount in a straight dozen

    Current stock: 18

    $30.00
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  • Pichot Clos Berger Vouvray demi sec 2016

    Pichot Clos Berger Vouvray demi sec 2016

    Region: France- Loire Valley
    Farming Organic Sustainably-made

    "The Pichot family is one of the oldest in Vouvray with origins as viticulturists and restaurateurs going back to 1739. Their vineyard holdings are located mostly in the prime sites of Le Mont and Haut Lieu at the top of the village, with several other...

    Current stock: 6

    $32.00
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  • Domaine Delaporte Sancerre AC 2019

    Domaine Delaporte Sancerre AC 2019

    Region: France- Sancerre

    Very expressive, intense and complex nose with boxwood, rhubarb, blackcurrant, kiwi fragrances and a light vegetal touch (marigold). The entry is soft and round. Bright freshness on the palate, delicate and lively purity. Well balanced and harmonious, it...

    Qualifies for 10% discount in a straight dozen

    Current stock: 21

    $50.00
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  • Serge Dagueneau Pouilly Fume 2016

    Serge Dagueneau Pouilly Fume 2016

    Region: France- Loire Valley

    The Pouilly-Fume Tradition has much less of the green flavors often connected with this appellation. Instead, it is rather floral, displays more yellow colored fruit aromas (also citrus), whereas the fascinating foundation is built up by crushed...

    Current stock: 4

    $45.00
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  • Serge Dagueneau Pouilly Fume 2016 375mL-Half-Bottle

    Serge Dagueneau Pouilly Fume 2016 375mL-Half-Bottle

    Region: France- Loire Valley

    The Pouilly-Fume Tradition has much less of the green flavors often connected with this appellation. Instead, it is rather floral, displays more yellow colored fruit aromas (also citrus), whereas the fascinating foundation is built up by crushed...

    Current stock: 2

    $25.00
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  • Dom. Christian Salmon Sancerre AC 2018

    Dom. Christian Salmon Sancerre AC 2018

    Region: France- Loire Valley

    "Domaine Christian Salmon is a family owned estate in the Coteaux Buetons, covering 15 hectares within the appellation of Sancerre Blanc and 3.25 hectares for Pouilly Fume. For six generations the Salmon family has been growing grapes and making wine...

    Current stock: 8

    $40.00
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  • Champalou Vouvray Demi-Sec 2016

    Champalou Vouvray Demi-Sec 2016

    Region: France- Loire Valley
    Farming Organic Biodynamic Sustainably-made

    OFF-DRY CHENIN FROM A CERTIFIED TERRA VITIS (SUSTAINABLE) PRODUCER.     Vineyard work/Farming Method: the vineyard is maintained following sustainable farming culture (the method most respectful to the microbiological life of the ground...

    Current stock: 2

    $42.00
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  • [SOLD-OUT] Pierre Morin Sancerre 2017

    [SOLD-OUT] Pierre Morin Sancerre 2017

    Region: France- Sancerre

    "Around 40 year old vineyard, mainly from chalky soils called “caillottes” with some deeper soils owning more clay called “terres blanches”. Fermentation in tanks and wine kept on lees for 6 months. Bottled without filtration."   - Gerard & Pierre...

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    $42.00
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  • Dom. Vincent Delaporte Sancerre AC 2012

    [SOLD-OUT] Dom. Vincent Delaporte Sancerre AC 2012

    Region: France- Sancerre

    "Very expressive, intense and complex nose with boxwood, rhubarb, blackcurrant, kiwi fragrances and a light vegetal touch (marigold). The entry is soft and round. Bright freshness on the palate, delicate and lively purity. Well balanced and harmonious,...

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    $35.00
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  • Gitton Pere Fills Pouilly Fume 2005

    [SOLD-OUT] Gitton Pere Fills Pouilly Fume 2005

    Region: France- Sancerre

    "Steely, mineral aromas of lychee, citric lime, honey blossom and a dominated honey suckle bush character than flows softly onto the palate with out any of the harsh acid you would see in an Australian or New Zealand sauvignon blanc." Wine House, 17/9/07...

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    $60.00
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