Top 100 red wines of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire

Discover the top 100 best red wines of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire of Centre Loire as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the red wines that are popular of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire

The wine region of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire is located in the region of Anjou of Loire Valley of France. Wineries and vineyards like the Chateau de Putille or the Domaine Musset-Roullier produce mainly wines white, red and sweet. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire are Chenin blanc et Cabernet franc, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire often reveals types of flavors of cheese, microbio or tropical and sometimes also flavors of tangerine, orange or honey.

In the mouth of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire is a with a nice freshness. We currently count 10 estates and châteaux in the of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire, producing 16 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire go well with generally quite well with dishes of shellfish, lean fish or fruity desserts.

News from the vineyard of Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire

Platinum: The 97 point wines of DWWA 2022

The largest-ever year for entries, an incredible 18,244 wines were judged at the 2022 Decanter World Wine Awards – with just 163 wines awarded a Platinum medal. ‘Winning a Platinum medal is something really exceptional’ said Decanter World Wine Awards Co-Chair Sarah Jane Evans MW. ‘Platinum is like the stratospheric level’ she commented, ‘so it’s really saying to the winemaker: this is a great wine.’ Making up just 0.87% of the total wines tasted at the 2022 c ...

Romantic restaurants for wine lovers on Valentine’s Day

While some people prefer to avoid restaurants altogether on Valentine’s Day, for others it’s the perfect excuse to enjoy a romantic evening out. For wine lovers, finding venues with a great selection of bottles is an added bonus. Whether you’re after prestige Bordeaux and classic vintages or interesting and quirky bottles from less well-known producers, the selection below gives you plenty of options. We also tell you what to expect from the wine list in each venue. From Michel ...

Courvoisier Mizunara: the launch of a collaborative Cognac

Described by Courvoisier as ‘daring’, ‘visionary’ and ‘a first-of-its-kind collaboration’, Courvoisier Mizunara was created by the house’s recently-retired maître de chai, Patrice Pinet, and Shinji Fukuyo, chief blender of Japanese whisky maker Suntory. The project dates back to 2015, when the president of Suntory visited Courvoisier at Jarnac shortly after Suntory took over Beam Global, the Cognac house’s then owner, in a deal worth US$16bn. Pinet expressed an interest in experimenting with miz ...