Project Loire – the Sauvignons

Loire Chateau Chenonceau

The first part of a substantial series on wines of the Loire (see this guide). See also what Tam wanted to eat when tasting these wines. The photograph above, supplied by InterLoire, is of the famous Ch de Chenonceau.

The highly efficient organisational power behind my Languedoc marathon tasting last year was Victoria Kukla of Sopexa. During the flurry of emails about that tasting, Victoria mentioned that she also worked with Loire Valley Wines. My ears pricked up. Lockdown had scuppered a trip to the Loire that I was supposed to have made last May. Perhaps, I suggested to...