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What is Cabernet Franc also called in Loire Valley?

Breton

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Silex

Chalk s=flint

3

Caillots

chalk gravel

4

Terre Blanche

kimmergidgian clay

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Red from Quincy is classified as what?

IGP

6

What is a white wine from Pouilly sur loire?

Chasselas

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Orleans (closest to Paris)

white red and rose

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Orleans Cleary?

Orleans Cleary - red only Cabernet Fr

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Touraine

DISTRICTS
Mesland
Ambroise
allay le rideau
oilsy
chenonceauz

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Touraine Noble Joue

Rose only vin gris from meaner noir, pinot gris ND PNOT NOIR

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Cour Cheverny

Romorantin

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Cheverney

white red and rose

13

Valencay

SB, pinot, cot

14

Vouvray

eight villages
Orbois 5%
sec, demi sec and doux
petillant mousseaux
limestone over tufa soils

15

Chinon

CF up to 10% cabernet sauvignon
Small portion of white are made from CB

16

Saint Nicholas de Bourgueil

sandier soils

17

Coteaux de Venomois

Pineau de Aunis, roses

18

Coteaux du Loir

white from Cb
red from CF, Gamay, Cot, Pineau d aunis

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Jasinieres

white only

20

Bonnezeaux

lies on the north of the Layon river

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Rose d'anjou

can be made from Cv or CS and always dry

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Cabernet d'Anjou

must be from CF or CS and will have residual sugar

23

Sweet wines of Anjou

Anjou coteaux de la Loire
Coteaux du Ausblance
.....

24

Selection grains de nobles min sugar

323g

25

Where is Quartes de chume located?

Rochefort sur loire

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Muscadet Crois Communaux 18-24 months on lees

Le Pallet
Clisson
Gorges