Posts Tagged ‘ Loire ’

2006 Cave de Saumur Saumur-Champigny La Clotière

Dec 13th, 2011 | By
2006 Cave de Saumur Saumur-Champigny La Clotière

2006 Cave de Saumur Saumur-Champigny La Clotière – France, Loire Valley, Anjou-Saumur, Saumur-Champigny (9/2/2011) Raspberries, strawberries, violets, cherry like acidity; light, but very flavorful wine. […]



Anjou producer faces jail for protest labels

Oct 13th, 2011 | By
Anjou producer faces jail for protest labels

Olivier Cousin, a small biodynamic wine producer in the AOC Anjou in the French Loire area, faces a sentence of two years because he labeled one of his wines incorrectly out of protest. Cousin left the AOC […]



2007 Domaine des Rouesses Quincy Les Rouesses

Jun 5th, 2009 | By

2007 Domaine des Rouesses Quincy Les Rouesses – France, Loire Valley, Upper Loire, Quincy (5/21/2009) Honey, flowers and ripe yellow fruit in the enjoyable, fruit-driven […]



Didier Dagueneau Dies In Flying Accident

Sep 18th, 2008 | By

Didier Dagueneau, according to many one of the best winemakers from the Loire, died yesterday in a flying accident. He was 52 years old. Dagueneau […]



In de San Daniele – heerlijk Italiaans eten met mooie wijnen: Vinotopia Nieuwsbrief 25/02/2008

Feb 25th, 2008 | By

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Domaine Fouquet -Bonnet Vouvray Sec 2006

Sep 15th, 2007 | By

2005 Domaine Fouquet Bonnet Vouvray Sec – France, Loire Valley, Touraine, Vouvray (9/15/2007)The nose is rather closed, with a hint of honey and a slight […]



Domaine Reverdy Sancerre Vielles Vignes Chène Marchand 2005

Apr 18th, 2007 | By

2005 Domaine Reverdy Sancerre Vielles Vignes Chène Marchand – France, Loire Valley, Upper Loire, Sancerre (4/13/2007)Slightly lactic nose dominated by ripe (melon) fruit. On the […]



Cave de Pouilly sur Loire Pouilly-Fumé Cuve no 54 2005

Feb 8th, 2007 | By

2005 Cave de Pouilly sur Loire Pouilly-Fumé Cuve no 54 – Terroir de Marnes et Calcaires – France, Loire Valley, Upper Loire, Pouilly-Fumé (2/4/2007)Nice minerals-dominated […]



Zoete wijnen uit Touraine (Loire) voortaan zonder toevoeging van suiker

Jan 16th, 2006 | By

Vouvray en Montlouis-sur-Loire, de zoete witte wijnen uit Touraine in de Franse Loire-vallei, zullen voortaan worden geproduceerd zonder Chaptalisation (toevoeging van suiker). Het INAO is […]



Dossier France Other Areas

Mar 8th, 2001 | By

Tasting notes on French wines from other regions than Bordeaux or Bourgogne. For Bordeaux see Dossier Bordeaux. For Bourgogne read Dossier Bourgogne. Dossier: Domaine Charvin […]