Winery François La Pierre Bourgogne Aligoté
In the mouth this white wine is a powerful with a nice freshness.
This wine generally goes well with rich fish (salmon, tuna etc), shellfish or mild and soft cheese.
Taste structure of the Bourgogne Aligoté from the Winery François La Pierre
In the mouth the Bourgogne Aligoté of Winery François La Pierre in the region of Burgundy is a powerful with a nice freshness.
Wine flavors and olphactive analysis
On the nose the Bourgogne Aligoté of Winery François La Pierre in the region of Burgundy often reveals types of flavors of earth.
Food and wine pairings with Bourgogne Aligoté
Pairings that work perfectly with Bourgogne Aligoté
Original food and wine pairings with Bourgogne Aligoté
The Bourgogne Aligoté of Winery François La Pierre matches generally quite well with dishes of pasta, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or shellfish such as recipes of pasta with two salmons, risotto with fresh salmon and spinach funambuline style or mussels with roquefort cheese.
Details and technical informations about Winery François La Pierre's Bourgogne Aligoté.
Discover the grape variety: Aligoté
Aligoté is an ancient Burgundian grape variety (it has different names depending on the region in which it is grown: griset blanc in Beaune, giboudot blanc in the Chalonnais or troyen blanc in the Aube), mainly used in the production of Bourgogne-Aligoté, Bouzeron and Crémant-de-Bourgogne.aligoté is a medium-fine white grape variety, quite productive, which gives clear, acidic, fresh and light white wines. An anecdote often says that it was a member of the clergy named Kir who gave it its letters of nobility by adding it to blackcurrant cream to prepare an aperitif.produced on more than 1,600 hectares in Burgundy, aligoté has also been exported. It is also cultivated in Eastern Europe (Ukraine, Romania), California, Canada and Chile, representing more than 20,000 hectares in the world.
Last vintages of this wine
The best vintages of Bourgogne Aligoté from Winery François La Pierre are 2017
Informations about the Winery François La Pierre
The Winery François La Pierre is one of of the world's great estates. It offers 18 wines for sale in the of Bourgogne Aligoté to come and discover on site or to buy online.
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.
The wine region of Bourgogne Aligoté
This regional appellation is the only one to mention a Grape variety name. There are as many aligotés as there are areas in Burgundy where they are made: in Pernand, they are supple and Fruity; in the Hautes-Côtes, they are fresh and lively; finally, those of Bouzeron have acquired a distinct appellation. This Dry white wine is a Decanter wine to be drunk Young. It is ideal for the kir, an aperitif composed of blackcurrant cream and fresh white wine.
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