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1

Generally, Cote de Nuits vineyards face which direction?

east

2

What is the southern edge of Cote de Nuits?

The village of Corgoloin

3

What are CdN village appellations, from North to South?

Marsannay
Fixin
Gevrey-Chambertin
Morey Saint Denis
Chambolle Musigny
Vougeot
Vosne Romanee
Nuits Saint Georges

4

Which CdN village appellations produce any white wine?

Marsannay
Fixin
Morey Saint Denis
Vougeot
Nuits Saint Georges

5

How many grand cru vineyards are in CdN?

24

6

Which CdN Grand Cru vineyard can produce white wine?

Musigny

7

What is the largest village appellation in CdN?

Gevrey Chambertin (and in Cote d'Or)

8

The wines of Gevrey are often described as what?

masculine, brooding, structured

9

Chambolle-Musigny is often described as what?

silky charm, elegance over power

10

What is the famous landmark of Vougeot?

Chateau de Clos de Vougeot

11

How much of Vougeot's acreage is Clos de Vougeot

80%

12

What are the best GC Vosne Romanee known for?

Precision and aristocratic finesse, richness

13

What is the only Vosne Romanee Premier Cru to not border a Grand Cru?

Clos des Reas

14

Great Nuits Saint Georges is known for being what?

sturdy and long lived, although they may be hard and angular in youth

15

What was the last Grand Cru to be promoted? When?

La Grand Rue in 1992

16

What AOP are Comblanchien and Corgoloin allowed to use?

Cote de Nuits Villages

17

What are the communes of Marsannay?

Marsannay-la-Cote
Chenove
Couchey

18

What are the communes of Cote de Nuits Villages?

Fixin
Brochon
Premeaux-Prissey
Corgoloin
Comblanchien

19

What are the communes of Fixin?

Fixin
Brochon

20

What is the primary soil of Gevrey Chambertin?

brown limestone and marl

21

What are the communes of Morey-Saint-Denis?

Morey-Saint-Denis

22

Where in Morey Saint Denis is Aligote authorized?

the climat of Monts Luisants

23

What are the communes of Chambolle-Musigny?

Chambolle-Musigny

24

What are the communes of Vougeot?

Vougeot

25

What are the communes of Vosne Romanee AOP?

Vosne Romanee
Flagey-Echezeaux

26

What is the soil of Vosne Romanee AOP?

limestone and clay marl

27

What are the communes of Nuits Saint Georges AOP?

Nuits Saint Georges
Premeaux-Prissey

28

What is the soil of Clos de Tart?

The upper slope is dominated by marl, with clay-limestone on the lower slopes.

29

What is the principal soil of Bonnes Mares?

light clay-flint over a subsoil of limestone and white marl

30

What is the principal soil of Musigny?

limestone and red clay

31

What is the principal soil of Richebourg?

brown limestone

32

La Romanee is a monopole of whose ownership?

Domaine Liger-Belair

33

Clos de Tart is a monopole of whose ownership?

Mommesin, the family, not the business

34

What can Chambertin Clos de Beze also be labeled as?

Chambertin AOP

35

Where in Cote de Nuits is manual harvesting required?

Clos de Tart
Romanee Conti
La Romanee
La Tache
La Grande Rue

36

How many premier cru vineyards are in Fixin?

6

37

How many premier cru vineyards are in Gevrey-Chambertin

26

38

How many premier cru vineyards are in Chambolle-Musigny?

24

39

How many premier cru vineyards are in Vougeot?

4

40

How many premier cru vineyards are in Vosne Romanee

14

41

How many premier cru vineyards are in Nuits Saint Georges

41