Burgundy info

Coming out to discover Burgundy is making a significant step towards discovering renowned Terroir wines in a poetic and inspiring region. Each and every wine amateur following their quest to wine excellence, inevitably end up in Burgundy. Its two essential grape varieties, the powerful Pinot Noir and the subtle Chardonnay define the character of the « climats », name given to the parcels since the XVIII century.


Coming to Burgundy is coming to flirt with the sensuality of its wines and the charms of its old stones. It’s also getting to know a vineyard conceived by mother nature and understood by Men as a patchwork of parcels all different from one another.


Burgundy’s strength? Holding the most important European Monastic Orders: Cluny and Citeaux, born during the XVII century. These fundamentally opposed monks have helped shape Burgundy’s dearest treasure, now Unesco listed: The vineyards of the Côte de Beaune and Côte de Nuits.


A La Francaise offers to spend a day out discovering the best of Burgundy through its glorious « Maisons », its authentic little domains, its gastronomy and its remarkable sites… An unforgettable recreational ride, full of surprises !