Alsace is broken up by AOC law (aka Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée). These laws dictate everything from grape variety allowed to vineyard density (ie how far apart vines are from one another). So to understand Alsace, it helps to understand the 3 major AOCs  Alsace AOC (92% white still wines) Crémant d’Alsace AOC (Sparkling white and rosé wines) Alsace Grand Cru AOC (Limited special vineyard wines)

Alsace Wine Region: A Guide for Enthusiasts

Alsace is broken up by AOC law (aka Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée). These laws dictate everything from grape variety allowed to vineyard density (ie how far apart vines are from one another). So to understand Alsace, it helps to understand the 3 major AOCs Alsace AOC (92% white still wines) Crémant d’Alsace AOC (Sparkling white and rosé wines) Alsace Grand Cru AOC (Limited special vineyard wines)

Burgundy Wine Map. http://shop.winefolly.com/collections/regional-wine-maps/products/burgundy-map

France: Bourgogne Wine Map

Burgundy Wine Map. http://shop.winefolly.com/collections/regional-wine-maps/products/burgundy-map

France White Burgundy Wine Map by Wine Folly 2015

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