Though Chenin can be found everywhere from Long Island to South Africa it is commonly associated with the Loire Valley, in areas like Vouvray, Anjou, Montlouis-sur-Loire, and Savennieres. What makes Chenin so special is its versatility. It can be vinified to be austere, minerally, and refreshing or rich, honeyed, and sweet. Chenin Blanc is enjoying it’s time in the spotlight thanks to Sommeliers and wine geeks alike. So chat us up, see what Chenin might be right for you, and enjoy!
Chateau La Roulerie Chenin Blanc Les Grandes Brosses 2014, $15
Chateau Soucherie Anjou Blanc Cuvee Les Rangs de Long 2013, $18
Chateau Soucherie Savennieres Clos des Perrieres 2011, $31
Foreau Domaine du Clos Naudin Vouvray 2012, $37
Ken Forrester Petit Chenin Blanc 2014, $11