The wine-growing area in the Loire Valley covers 70,000 hectares. There are 68 different appellations. The Loire Valley is renowned for its richness in white wine grape varieties. Grolleau, Gamay, Cabernet franc and sauvignon, or even Chardonnay are grape varieties which often give well rated wines. There is no lack of white grapes. While strolling in this vineyard, you can discover all the richness of the heritage of the region. Wine workshops around Chinon , tastings and meals at a producer in Sancerre, or visit to the best wine cellars in Saumur , there is something for everyone. You will always find an authentic wine experience at a Winalist partner.
Did you know ? At the time of Gaul, the annual meeting of the druids was held in Orléanais , a sub-region of the Loire Valley. It was then the center of Gaul.