Flashcards in Côte de Beaune Deck (21):
What are the regions of Burgundy?
Chablis, Côte de Nuits, Côte de Beaune, Côte Chalonnaise, Mâconnais, Beaujolais
What are the AOPs of Côte de Beaune?
Côte de Beaune, Côte de Beaune-Villages, Ladoix, Aloxe-Corton, Pernand-Vergelesses, Savigny-Lès-Beaune, Chorey-Lès-Beaune, Beaune, Pommard, Volnay, Monthélie, Auxey-Duresses, Saint-Romain, Meursault, Blagny, Puligny-Montrachet, Saint-Aubin, Chassagne-Montrachet, Santenay, Maranges
What are the four tiers of the Burgundy AOP system?
Régionale, Village, premier Cru, grand Cru
What is the traditional barrel of choice In the Côte d'Or?
Pièce, 228 liter
What is bâtonnage?
Stirring of the wine's lees during élevage
What is the only red wine producing grand cru in the Côte de Beaune?
What is the largest single grand cru appellation in Burgundy?
What three important négociants are headquartered in Beaune?
Joseph Drouhin, Bouchard Père et Fils, and Louis Jadot
What are some outstanding premier crus in Pommard AOP?
Les Rugiens and Les Epenots (particularly the wines of Comte Armand's monopole Clos des Epeneaux
What are some premier crus of Volnay AOP?
Les Caillerets, Champans, Clos des Chênes, Taillepieds, and Marquis d'Angerville's monopole Clos des Ducs
What are the three best villages for white wine in the Côte de Beaune?
Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet, and Chassagne-Montrachet
Which premier crus approach grand cru quality in Meursault?
Perrières, Les Genevrières, and Les Charmes
Where is Chevalier-Montrachet located?
Entirely within Puligny-Montrachet
What is the smallest white grand cru in Burgundy?
What are the grand cru appellations of the Côte de Beaune?
Corton, Corton-Charlemagne, Charlemagne, Chevalier-Montrachet, Montrachet, Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet, Bâtard-Montrachet, Criots-Bâtard-Montrachet
Which villages produce only red AOP wines in the Côte de Beaune?
Pommard, Volnay, Blagny
What were the first AOPs in the Côte de Beaune in 1936?
Beaune, Pommard, Santenay, Pernand-Vergelesses
What was the last AOP established in the Côte de Beaune?
Maranges in 1989
Which Côte de Beaune AOP was established in 1947?
Which Côte de Beaune AOP was established in 1938?