Five Fun Wine Facts About Chenin Blanc – Crush On This Episode 131

Chenin Blanc was one of California’s first popular white grapes as it came to prominence in the 1970s and ’80s. It had two uses: bulk blending juice, which was labeled as California Champagne or Chablis, and inexpensive, single-varietal wine with residual sugar that was palate pleasing. Fortunately, that is Chenin Blanc of the past. Today it’s hard not to love Chenin Blanc. It is versatile in style and sweetness and has the ability to adapt to a wide variety of tastes. Enjoy the video, give it a like, let us know if you have a favorite Chenin Blanc, and subscribe to our channel for more.



0:00:00 Introduction

0:00:28 About Chenin Blanc

0:01:04 Origins of Chenin Blanc

0:01:24 Where is Chenin Blanc Grown?

0:01:49 Flavor Profile of Chenin Blanc

0:01:58 Styles of Chenin Blanc

0:02:52 Food Pairing with Chenin Blanc

0:03:21 Conclusion