Chenin Blanc from the Loire
Fourteen wines were tasted on 26 September. The tasting was led by David Rorke and cost €35.
1) Château de Villeneuve 2015 Saumur… 99 more words
Pairing: Pan-Fried Trout Paired with a 2006 Baumard Savenniéres
Food: Close your eyes … you can just smell the woodsmoke and hear the crackle of the open campfire as you fry up your fresh catch of trout from nearby in the famed waters of the… 407 more words
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From a site located in the western part of Savennières and north of the Loire River, Brittany native Loïc Mahé grows bio/organic grapes on shale soils and makes unfiltered wines fermented with natural yeasts and few interventions like sulfites or chaptalisation. 93 more words