• 7 of the Best Sancerre Blanc Wines for Less Than $30

    4 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    Located around a medieval hilltop town on the left bank of the Loire Valley, Sancerre is renowned for its crisp, refreshing white wines. For most of its history, however, the French subregion was associated with red wine production. It wasn't until the 1970s, and a surge of popularity of its white wines in Parisian bistros, that Sancerre became synonymous with Sauvignon Blanc .
    Most wine drinkers associate Sancerre Blanc with acidity, expressive aromas of gooseberries and grass, and stony, mineral character. Warmer vintages produce richer, riper styles with hints of tropical...
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