The area around Nicolas Joly’s Chateau de la Roche aux Moines, in Savennières, is enchantingly beautiful.
This is a lesser-known view from behind the family house. 13 more words
So often, the terms, ‘excellent’, ‘outstanding’ and ‘first class’ are bandied about and used with regard to less-than-stellar wines.
Not this time.
This is from the Clos de la Coulée de Serrant, a vineyard of only 7 ha in Savennières on the northern bank of the Loire River, originally planted by Cistercian monks in the 1100s. 405 more words