The Loire Valley is one of the most diverse regions in all of France, as it winds along France's longest river. Historically a meeting place of culture, the loire valley wines express that rich history through it's diverse grape varieties, and nuanced terroirs. This class will explore the rich history, complex climate and terrain, and wonderful distinctive nature of the plentiful Loire Valley appellations. Join Tanya Morning Star Darling on a journey down the Loire river to cheer away the darkness of winter with the lovely wines of the Loire! Appellations sampled will include: Chinon, Pouilly Fume, Sancerre, Montlouis, and more!