Summer Whites from the Loire Valley

We’ve selected a pair of outstanding wines from France’s Loire Valley as our features for May 2021.

Sancerre – Loire Valley, France
This fabulous French wine comes to us from 90+ Cellars carefully curated Reserve Series, lot #126. 90 + Cellars attributes Sancerre’s character to the complex soils west of the Loire River, describing the wine as:

“Crisp and balanced, with classic minerality and a delicate perfume of white flowers, citrus and grapefruit.”

Clos Le Vigneau Vouvray 2018 – Loire Valley, France
An exciting white wine made from entirely Chenin Blanc grapes. Decanter magazine awards this 2018 variety an 89 point score, with tasting notes that include:

“Peach yogurt and orange blossom aromas give this a sunny character.” -Decanter

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