Flashcards in Cote de Beaune Deck (55):
What are the communes of Cote de Beaune AOP?
What are the communes of Cote de Beaune Villages AOP?
What are the communes of Ladoix AOP?
What are the Grand Cru of Ladoix?
How large is Corton
How large is Corton Charlemagne?
What kind of wine is under the Corton Charlemagne label?
Only white wine
How many premier cru vineyards are in Ladoix?
Ladoix has 3 distinct soil types. Describe them.
Upper slopes - Marl with high limestone content
Mid slopes - reddish brown calcareous soils
Lower slopes - clay
What are the communes of Aloxe-Corton AOP?
What is the principal soil of Aloxe-Corton?
reddish-brown clay-limestone with flint and chaillots (limestone debris)
What are the Grand Cru vineyards of Aloxe-Corton?
What 5 parcels are in Charlemagne Grand Cru?
How many premier cru vineyards are in Aloxe Corton?
What Grand Cru are in Pernand-Vergelesses?
How many premier cru are in Pernand-Vergelesses?
What are the communes of Savigny-les-Beaune AOP?
What are the Grand Cru of Savigny les Beaune?
there are none
How many premier cru are in Savigny les beaune?
What is the bedrock of Beaune?
Oxfordian-Rauracian (Upper Jurassic) limestone. The bedrock is younger here than in the Cote de Nuits or further south in the Cote de Beaune.
What is the surface soil of Beaune?
Vineyards at the top of the slope have thin, eroded soils with higher proportion of limestone debris and flint. Vineyards at lower elevation have higher proportions of clay. Red-tinted soils on the mid-level and lower slopes are common, due to the presence of iron in the underlying Oxfordian limestone.
How many premier cru are in Beaune?
What is the soil of Pommard?
clay-limestone with marl on the higher slopes.
How many premier cru are in Pommard?
What are the communes of Volnay AOP?
What is the soil of Volnay?
Red wines from Monthelie can also be labeled what?
Cote de Beaune
What is the soil of Monthelie?
Bathonian limestone with red clay and marl topsoils
How many premier cru are in Monthelie?
How many premier cru are in Volnay?
How many premier cru are in Auxey-Duresses?
What is the soil of Meursault?
How many premier cru are in Meursault?
What are the communes of Blagny AOP?
How many premier cru are in Blagny?
What is the soil of Puligny-Montrachet?
What are the Grand Cru of Puligny-Montrachet?
How many premier cru are in Puligny-Montrachet?
What is the soil of Saint Aubin?
limestone and brown clay
How many premier cru are in Saint Aubin?
What are the communes of Chassagne-Montrachet?
What are the Grand Cru of Chassagne-Montrachet?
How many premier cru are in Chassagne-Montrachet?
What are the communes of Santenay?
What is the soil of Santenay?
How many premier cru are in Santenay?
How many premier cru are in Maranges?
What is the principal soil of Chevalier Montrachet?
thin, stony redzinas derived from marl and marl-limestone.
What is the soil of Montrachet?
thin soils on hard Jurassic limestone with reddish marl
What is the soil of Bienvenues Batard Montrachet?
What is the primary soil of Criots-Batard-Montrachet?
Rank the Grand Cru of Cote de Beaune from largest to smallest.
Chevalier Montrachet (7.47)
Bienvenues Batard Montrachet (3.69)
Which two grand cru have must weight outliers?
Bienvenues Batard Montrachet
Both have minimum must weight for white wines of 187 g/l, instead of 195.
What is the only Grand Cru in Cote de Beaune to produce red wine?