COTEAUX DU LAYON
This is a truly sweet French wine that is ideal for laying down. It is very fruity and delicate, developing its very complex but subtle aromas after a number of years. Drinking temperature for Coteaux du Layon: 8- 10°C (46.4- 50°F) .
This sweet liquorous French wine is a true classic. Harvested when overripe it gives the Chen in Blanc an unusually full taste and scent of currants, apricots, mango, lemon, pineapple, and grapefruit, together with floral notes of may and acacia blossom. It really is an experience. Drinking temperature for this French wine: 9-11 °C (48.2-51.8°F).
QUARTS DE CHAUME
A 'better' Coteaux du Layon is made with overripe grapes. This golden-coloured French wine has an overwhelming nose of honey, spices, and ripe fruits. Drinking temperature for this Quarts de Chaume French wine: 8- 10°C (46.4- 50°F).
CREMANT DE LOIRE
Whether white or rose, Cremants de Loire are excellent sparkling French wines that are fresh and very aromatic. Drink this Cremant de Loire French wine at: 8- 10°C (46.4-50°F).
The Saumurois is second only to Champagne as a producer of sparkling French wines. The white or rose Saumur Bruts are very fine, elegant sparkling French wines that are produced by the traditional method. They are also available as demisec. Drinking temperature for this Saumurois French wine: 8-10°C (46.4- 50°F).