Flashcards in Burgundy Deck (52):
What French wine area is known for it's elegant, silky, complex Pinot Noirs and complex dry Chardonnays?
Burgundy has _____ the acreage of Bordeaux
How much acreage is under vine in Burgundy?
How many cases does Burgundy produce?
Burgundy is called ______ in French.
How many administrative regions are there in France?
What are the 4 distinct vineyard areas of Burgundy?
Chablis, Cote d'Or, Cote Chalonnaise, Cote Maconnaise
How far is Chablis from the Cote d'Or?
What is the vineyard soil in Chablis?
What is the vineyard soil in Cote d'Or?
The Cote'Or lies southwest of the city of
What are the two segments of the Cote d'Or?
Cote de Nuits and Cote de Beaune
Cote de Nuits takes it's name from what city?
Nuit St. George
The commercial heart of Burgundy's wine trade is located in what city?
Chardonnay accounts for _____% in Burgundy.
What is the secondary white grape of Burgundy?
What area of Burgundy produces Chardonnay with a pronounced minerality or "flinty" characteristic?
Burgundy is made up of many different plots of land referred to as
What are the 3 classification levels of vineyards in Burgundy?
Grand Cru Vineyard, Premier Cru & Village AOCs, Regional AOCs
The classifications in Burgundy are given to the
How many Grand Crus are there in Burgundy?
How many Premier or Village crus are there in Burgundy?
How many appellations are there in Burgundy?
How many regional AOC's are there in Burgundy
What are the broad AOC's in Burgundy?
Bourgogne AOC, Crement de Bourgogne AOC, Bourgogne Aligote AOC
Chablis only allows _____% of _____ grape.
How many Grand Crus are there in Chablis?
How many Premier Crus are there in Chablis?
Chablis's Grand Cru vineyard is how many acres?
List the names of Chablis' Grand Cru parcels.
Les Clos, Vaudesir, Valmur, Blanchot, Bougros, Les Preuses, and Grenouilles
How many Grand Cru vineyards are in the Cote d'Or?
Cote de Nuits Pinot Noir makes up ____% of production.
How many Grand Cru vineyards are in Cote de Nuits?
What is the only Grand Cru in the Cote de Nuits that allows some withe production?
What are the 8 Commune/Village AOC's in the Cote de Nuits?
Marsannay, Fixin, Gevrey-Chambertin, Morey-St.-Denis, Chambolle-Musigny Vougeot, Vosne-Romanee and Nuits St. George.
What are the best know Grand Crus in Cote de Nuits?
Chambertin, Musigny, Clos de Vougeot and Romanee-Conti
How many Grand Crus are in the cote de Beaune?
What is the red grape Cru in the Cote de Beaune?
What are the well known Grand Cru vineyards in the Cote de Beaune?
Corton, Charlemagne, Corton-Charlemagne and Montrachet
What white grape is found in Cote Chalonnaise?
How many communal AOC's are in Cote Chalonnaise?
What is the largest Communal AOC in Cote Chalonnaise?
Maconnaise produces mainly red or white wines?
What is the district wide appellation of Cote Maconnaise?
The Macon-Village has how many designated villages?
How many designated villages in Macon-Village have earned the right to append their name onto their label?
The Macon-Village AOC allows only what grape?
What are the 5 communal AOC'S in Macon-Villages?
Pouilly Fuisse, Pouilly-Loche, Pouilly -Vinzelles, St. Veran and Vire-Clesse
What is a wine growing estate called in Burgundy?
How many domaines are there in Burgundy?
How many acres does the average owner hold in Burgundy?