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Is Vouvray a dry wine?

All About Vouvray Wine. Vouvray (“voo-vray”) is a white wine made with Chenin Blanc grapes that grow along the banks of the Loire River in the Touraine district of France. Wines range in style from dry to sweet, and still to sparkling, each with its own distinct character.

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People also ask, what is the difference between Vouvray & chenin blanc?

Savennières, the best-known dry Anjou white, tends to be denser, more concentrated and more austere, while Vouvray is generally brighter and more accessible when young. Yet no matter where the wines originate, chenin blanc is among the most versatile of grapes.

how much is a bottle of Vouvray wine? Vouvray wine price: In the US, you can expect to spend between $18–$25 for a decent bottle of Vouvray wine, either sparkling or still.

Likewise, is Vouvray a chardonnay?

APART from its mellifluous name, Vouvray is a white wine with big marketing problems. First of all, it is not made from chardonnay, the world's most popular grape, or even from riesling, which has its devotees, or sauvignon blanc, which at least is well known.

What type of wine is chenin blanc?

Chenin Blanc is a white grape common in the Loire Valley of France. It is a versatile grape that can produce dry, off-dry, sparkling and sweet dessert wines. Also known as Steen in South Africa, wines made from Chenin Blanc usually exhibit floral aromas with apple and pear-like flavors and assertive acidity.

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