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Destination: Sancerre

On the trail of Sauvignon and chèvre in France's Loire Valley
William Echikson
Issue: May 31, 2000

May 31st, 2000 Destination: Sancerre On the trail of Sauvignon Blanc and chvère in France's Loire Valley By William Echikson About an hour and a half due south of Paris, traveling by car, the landscape turns flat and featureless.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 2000.

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