Posts Tagged ‘Vouvray’

2010 Chateau Moncontour Vouvray Demi-Sec, Loire, France

Medium straw. A nose of smoke and sulphur, followed by light lime/citrus and melon. Sweet fruit in the mouth. Retail Wine Cost: $18 Wine Lines rating:… Read more


2010 Domaine Huet Clos Du Bourg Demi-Sec, Vouvray, Loire Valley

Domaine Huet is synonymous with top-flight Chenin Blanc, and is perhaps more remarkable for its across the board consistency year-end year-out than for individual bottlings. And of course, that isn’t to say anything bad about the quality of the… Read more


Looking for a Bottle of Wine to Enjoy This Weekend? Look Beyond the Home Page!

We are truly humbled by the number of people who visit Wine Lines Online regularly to read our… uh… irreverent blogs and latest wine reviews. Thank you so much! We put so much on our home page that it’s easy to miss some of the posts that… Read more


2010 Francois Chidaine Vouvray ‘Clos Baudoin,’ Loire Valley

Chidaine does not yet have the name recognition of more established Chenin Blanc producers such as Domaine Huet, but his insistence on toiling his vineyards by hand and his minimal-intervention, low sulfur biodynamic farming methods have garnered… Read more