Touraine is known for Sauvignon blanc however Touraine is not only Sauvignon Blanc and Pascal Gibault is a good example. Chardonnay could really express well in this terroir like Pascal's Chardonnay vin de pays named "Vision d'Or". Reds could also be very interested. Not only the Cabernet Franc but also the Gamay which can develop spicy aromas in Touraine cool climate. In Loire Valley Malbec is known as Côt. Pascal Gibault Blends these 3 grapes in his "Emotion" Cuvée.