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Magazine Archives: Jan. 31 - Feb. 28, 2005

Loire Valley

Grab 2002 while you can
James Molesworth
Issue: January 31, 2005

The Loire Valley enjoyed a terrific harvest in 2002, with uniform quality across all major appellations. The dry, crisp Sauvignon Blancs the region is known for performed well, as did wines based on Chenin Blanc and Cabernet Franc.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands January 31, 2005.

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