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What are the regions of Burgundy?

Chablis, Côte de Nuits, Côte de Beaune, Côte Chalonnaise, Mâconnais, Beaujolais

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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

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What are the four tiers of the Burgundy AOP system?

Régionale, Village, premier Cru, grand Cru

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What is the traditional barrel of choice In the Côte d'Or?

Pièce, 228 liter

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What is bâtonnage?

Stirring of the wine's lees during élevage

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What is the only red wine producing grand cru in the Côte de Beaune?

Corton

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What is the largest single grand cru appellation in Burgundy?

Corton

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What three important négociants are headquartered in Beaune?

Joseph Drouhin, Bouchard Père et Fils, and Louis Jadot

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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

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What are some premier crus of Volnay AOP?

Les Caillerets, Champans, Clos des Chênes, Taillepieds, and Marquis d'Angerville's monopole Clos des Ducs

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What are the three best villages for white wine in the Côte de Beaune?

Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet, and Chassagne-Montrachet

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Which premier crus approach grand cru quality in Meursault?

Perrières, Les Genevrières, and Les Charmes

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Where is Chevalier-Montrachet located?

Entirely within Puligny-Montrachet

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What is the smallest white grand cru in Burgundy?

Criots-Bâtard-Montrachet

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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

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Which villages produce only red AOP wines in the Côte de Beaune?

Pommard, Volnay, Blagny

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What were the first AOPs in the Côte de Beaune in 1936?

Beaune, Pommard, Santenay, Pernand-Vergelesses

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What was the last AOP established in the Côte de Beaune?

Maranges in 1989

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Which Côte de Beaune AOP was established in 1947?

Saint-Romain

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Which Côte de Beaune AOP was established in 1938?

Aloxe-Corton

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Which AOPs in the Côte de Beaune were established in 1937?

Côte de Beaune, Côte de Beaune-Villages, Ladoix, Savigny-les-Beaune, Chorey-les-Beane, Volnay, Auxey-Duresses, Meursault, Blagny, Puligny-Montrachet, Chassagne-Montrachet, Monthèlie, and Saint-Aubin