Les Grandes Vignes

Pin’Eau de Loère 2021

Oh the texture! This is everything you want in a luxurious Chenin Blanc. Rich honey cut with a steely minerality, this wine is lush and opulent, but with a lifted finish that brings you back for another glass. Loere is the name of the slang language used in the Anjou and this Chenin truly reflects what the Anjou is all about. 


Winemaker: Les Grandes Vignes

Farming: Biodynamic

Region: Loire, France

Vintage: 2021

Grapes: Chenin Blanc

Colour: White

ABV: 12%

Size: 75 cL


Behind the Bottle

Les Grandes Vignes

A family business, Jean-Francois Vaillant took over the Anjou estate with his mother in 1985, and with the help of his brother and sister, continues to run the domaine today.

As soon as the wines landed in the UK, we sat down for a team call to catch up with both Jean-Francois Vaillant and his right-hand cellar man, Benjamin. Tasting through the lineup, the team was blown away by the incredible concentration of the Chenin Blancs, the fresh yet serious nature of the bubbles and the buzzing spirit of the red ...