Pommard is a Burgundy wine village near Beaune famous for producing powerful and richly flavored red wines, made from Pinot Noir grapes. Pommard marks the start of serious red wine production in the Côte de Beaune wine region:
Pommard, that sonorous name, generous and evocative of an iconic Burgundy village and vineyard. Located between Beaune and Volnay, Pommard wines are the very symbol of Burgundy red wines and, since the Middle Ages, a benchmark, “The Flower of the wines of Beaune”. [www.beaune-tourism.com]
Conveniently situated just 2 miles from the wine centre of Beaune the village has quite a rustic feel to it, being surrounded by vineyards and all the activity of the wine-making seasons. The village offers a variety of accommodation options, including:
Hotel Le Clos du Colombier – with an outdoor swimming pool in the middle of the vineyards!
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