Tag: Chenin Blanc

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Chenin Blanc

In its native region of Anjou, in Loire, chenin blanc is often called pineau or pineau de la Loire. Arguably the world’s most versatile grape variety, it is capable of producing some of the finest, longest living, sweet whites, although more commonly, basic New World white table wines. Professor Galet […]

Chenin Blanc.
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Chenin Blanc.

Chenin Blanc Chenin Blanc gets no respect in North America. You may call it the most undervalued of all grapes, and even though it is white, people still insist on calling it Chenin Blanc, as if there was a red variety. South Africans call it something different altogether – Steen. […]