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Touraine

The first vines of Touraine are ancient, Romans already recognized assets and potential of this area. But the foundation of several Prieurés dependent on the Abbey of Marmoutier (Tours) throughout IX ° century and on the whole area, allowed that vine settled down on slopes, in particular on our Côteaux du Cher. Kings of France but also The Loire and other rivers allowed wines to acquire their reputation by conquering the capital. Henri IV, epicure and greedy, had made of Sauvignon his favorite beverage.

Three varietal wines
A blending wine in Touraine