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Touraine-Mesland wine appellation
Wine appellation

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Sue Dyson and Roger McShane
Country: France

Touraine-Mesland is a wine appellation in the Loire Valley of France. It is a sub-appellation of the broader touraine appellation and only covers six communes, namely Chambon-sur-Cisse, Chouzy-sur-Cisse, Mesland, Molineuf, Monteaux and Onzain.
It is well known for crisp, white wines produced from Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc grapes. Red wines are also produced from Gamay, Cabernet Franc and Malbec (known locally as Cot).
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