102 900 hectares
Grapes are able to grow and ripen primarily due to the favorable influence of the Gulf Stream and strategic planting of vines on the south-facing slopes of protective river valleys.
7300 wine producers
13 wine growing regions
About 68% of the production are dry/semi-dry wines, 32% are sweet wines.
(34% of red variety plantings, a.k.a Pinot Noir),
(10%, a.k.a Pinot Gris),
(8%, a.k.a Pinot Blanc),