The vineyards of the Côte de Beaune produce prestigious red wines and white wines appreciated worldwide for their elegance and finesse. It’s one of the five great vineyards of Burgundy.
Burgundy Wine Map: the vineyards of Burgundy
Burgundy’s wine-producing area stretches almost 300 km, from Joigny in Yonne to Mâcon in Saône et Loire. It consists of 5 large vineyards, from north to south:
- Chablis and Grand Auxerrois (in Yonne)
- Côte de Nuits (in Côte d'Or)
- Côte de Beaune (in Côte d'Or)
- Côte Chalonnaise (in Saône et Loire)
- Mâconnais (in Saône et Loire)
Did you know?
All of Burgundy’s vineyards are classified Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée (AOC), which is unique in France!
Burgundy Wine Map: Côte de Beaune
Grands Crus, Premiers Crus and prestigious appellations stretch out across the Côte de Beaune. From north to south, its vineyards extend from Ladoix-Serrigny to Maranges, geographically dominated by the Hautes-Côtes de Beaune.
Côte de Beaune is renowned for its great whites such as Corton-Charlemagne, Montrachet and Meursault.
Beautiful red wines also contain many exceptional examples, including Corton, Pommard and Volnay.
Burgundy Wine Map: Hautes-Côtes de Beaune
The vineyards of the Hautes-Côtes de Beaune produce excellent Burgundy regional appellations that can also use the appellation Bourgogne Hautes-Côtes de Beaune.