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Domaine Jean-Luc Joillot

Red wine 2016 Beaune AOC Montage Saint Désiré, Burgundy, France

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Price: 40.00 €
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #JLJ-L.05

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 26 September, 2019

The city in the Côte de Beaune area, the southern part of the Côte d'Or, is considered the wine capital of French Burgundy (the political capital is Dijon). The city was already founded by Julius Caesar (100-44 BC) as a Roman camp and was the seat of the kings of Burgundy until the 13th century. Under Duke Philip the Good (1396-1467), Nicolas Rolin (1376-1462) founded the world-famous "Hôtel Dieu" (Hotel of God) in 1443, the Christian Hospices de Beaune, which was used as a hospital until 1971. The annual auction (sale) of wines for charitable purposes held here is now a world event.

eaune - Zentrum und Notre-Dame de Beaune

The red grape variety comes from France. Around 300 synonyms testify to its great age and worldwide distribution in almost all wine producing countries. Important or or historically important ones are for example Augustiner, Auvernas, Blauer Klevner, Blauer Spätburgunder, Frühschwarzer, Klävner, Klebroth, Klevner, Möhrchen, Moréote, Schwarzburgunder, Schwarzer, Schwarzer Burgunder, Schwarzer Traminer, Spätburgunder, Süßrot, Thalroter(Germany); Auvernat, Auvernas, Auvergnat, Berligout, Bourguignon, Clevner, Formentin Noir, Morillon Noir, Mourillon, Noble Joué, Noirien Franc, Noirien Noir, Orléanais, Pignola, Pignolet, Pineau de...

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