Restaurant Les Gourmets

Marsannay and arounds

History

Marceniacum in Monte then Marcenay-en–Montagne, became in 1783 Marsannay -la-Côte, probably because of a Gallo-Roman : Marcenus. The old village is growing at the foot of wooded hills with valleys to the rich flora are pleasant places to hike. The terroir of Marsannay has been occupied since prehistoric times, as evidenced by the few recorded archaeological discoveries.

It was the Romans who introduced the cultivation of the vine and from the village life was marked by this activity.

The vine and wine in Beaune

ORIGINAL NAME CONTROLLED

One of the most recent AOC Burgundy (1987) , promoted to the rank of communal appellation belongs to the prestigious vineyards of the Côte de Nuits St Georges which it opens the doors to the immediate south of Dijon.

The “ Marsannay " so called Golden Gate Côte de Nuits , North begins with an exceptional terroir the " Clos du Roy " and ends with the South " Champs Perdrix ".
Three towns are affected by the A.O.C. Marsannay, these are: Chenôve, Marsannay-la-Côte, Couchey.

MEN AND WINES OF CHARACTER

Like the growers who have struggled for more than fifty years for the recognition and the quality of their products, wines Marsannay persistently express their strength and character. They participate in mingling with the original style of each grower, this incomparable diversity that makes the charm and richness of Burgundy.
Perfectly combining elegance and power, the amateur will find the opportunity to enjoy in a friendly atmosphere in the cellars winemakers soft, subtle differences in the wines produced in many " climate ".

RED - WHITE - PINK
A UNIQUE TRILOGY IN BURGUNDY

There is structured in Beaune wines, particularly aromatic with characters guard proved tannic, sensual wines here and express the general type of wines of the same name, but they each bring their uniqueness which reveals some nuances, some subtleties, and an individual touch.

 

The Route des Grands Crus

A Paris 1h40 and 1h30 from Lyon, the Route des Grands Crus is the real Champs Elysées of Burgundy. She gives the secrets of the vine and wine through prestigious or unusual places.

Dijon to Santenay through Beaune, you will discover the holidays, traditions and heritage of its 37 villages along a well-marked road or through the pedestrian and cycling path running through it.

Source: website of the Tourism Marsannay Coast and
site : www.route-des-grands-crus-de-bourgogne.com

 

 

Restaurant les Gourmets - Siren : 499 700 375 - 8, Rue du Puits de Têt 21160 Marsannay la Côte - Tel. : +33(0)3 80 52 16 32

The gourmet restaurant and catering Les Gourmets, welcomes you in Dijon Coast, right next to Dijon (21 - Côte d'Or) in Burgundy.