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Related grapes
Pinot Noir
Wineries in this region

-Surface: 2100 ha.
-Only red and rosé wines.
-Only wines from the defined parcels in 54 communes of Yonne, 91 communes of Côte d’Or, 154 communes of Sâone-et-Loire, and 85 communes of Rhône.
-Grape varieties red and rosé wine: Pinot noir
-Max. production 55 hl. per ha.

Calcareous soil with marls or clay on south and south-east exposed slopes.
Limestone Clay Marl

Semi-continental climate with a slight influence of the Atlantic Ocean. A humid spring, long, hot, sunny summer, a relatively warm autumn and a long cold winter. Heavy rainfall, hail or spring frosts can cause problems. Minimal Mediterranean influence.
Atlantic ocean Mediterranean Sunny autumns