Because of its size, the town of Beaune is considered to be the wine capital of Burgundy. There are more than 21,000 inhabitants here.
The Beaune appellation produces supple and round wines. The majority of its vineyards are planted with the pinot noir grape variety, and 42 of its climats are classified as premier cru.
In this municipality the Voillot estate produces 1 wine classified as a premier cru: Aux coucherias.