Winery François La Pierre - Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand'

Winery François La Pierre Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand'

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The Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' of Winery François La Pierre is a red wine from the region of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' of Burgundy.
In the mouth this red wine is a with a nice freshness.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or veal.

Taste structure of the Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' from the Winery François La Pierre


In the mouth the Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' of Winery François La Pierre in the region of Burgundy is a with a nice freshness.

Details and technical informations about Winery François La Pierre's Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand'.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Style of wine
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Pinot noir

Pinot noir is an important red grape variety in Burgundy and Champagne, and its reputation is well known! Great wines such as the Domaine de la Romanée Conti elaborate their wines from this famous grape variety, and make it a great variety. When properly vinified, pinot noit produces red wines of great finesse, with a wide range of aromas depending on its advancement (fruit, undergrowth, leather). it is also the only red grape variety authorized in Alsace. Pinot Noir is not easily cultivated beyond our borders, although it has enjoyed some success in Oregon, the United States, Australia and New Zealand.

Last vintages of this wine

Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' - 2008
In the top 100 of of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' wines
Average rating: 3.6 1 1 1 0.5 0

The best vintages of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' from Winery François La Pierre are 2008

Informations about the Winery François La Pierre

The winery offers 24 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.5.
It is in the top 5 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' in the region of Burgundy

The Winery François La Pierre is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 18 wines for sale in the of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Burgundy
In the top 90000 of of France wines
In the top 20000 of of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' wines
In the top 200000 of red wines
In the top 350000 wines of the world

The wine region of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand'

The wine region of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' is located in the region of Beaune Premier Cru of Burgundy of France. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Aegerter or the Domaine Dubois d'Orgeval produce mainly wines red and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' are Pinot noir et Chardonnay, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Beaune 1er Cru 'Belissand' often reveals types of flavors of raspberry, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of red fruit.

The wine region of Burgundy

Bourgogne is the catch-all regional appellation title of the Burgundy wine region in eastern France ("Bourgogne" is the French name for Burgundy). Burgundy has a Complex and comprehensive appellation system; counting Premier Cru and Grand Cru titles, the region has over 700 appellation titles for its wines. Thus, Burgundy wines often come from one Vineyard (or several separate vineyards) without an appellation title specific to the region, Village or even vineyard. A standard Burgundy wine may be made from grapes grown in one or more of Burgundy's 300 communes.

News related to this wine

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The word of the wine: Bouchy

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