Saumur is a collection of 7 appellations (red, Rose, white, Brut, Saumur-Champigny, Puy-Notre-Dame, Coteaux de Saumur) covering over more than 3800 hectares. The vines are planted on white soil composed of tuffeau. The soil is also a mixture of Cuesta, faults, Cretaceous and Turonian hills. The red wines of Saumur combine finesse with a touch of gourmet. The Rose wines are dry, tender and fruity. The whites are fresh, soft and delicate. The dry wines are raw and brilliant, sparkling wines that are extremelycharming.