Village-Appellation in the Burgundy area Côte de Beaune
. Attached to the place name Pernand is the name of the best location "Les Vergelesses" (18 ha), which is shared
with the neighbouring village of Savigny-lès-Beaune. It produces red wines from Pinot Noir, as well as white wines from Chardonnay with some Pinot Blanc and Pinot Liébault. As an alternative AC, Pernand-Vergelesses Côte de Beaune
can only be used for red wines. The Premier Crus comprises around 60 hectares of vineyards. These are Les Vergelesses (also Basses-Vergelesses), En Caradeux, Clos Berthet, Clos Le Village, Creux de la Net, Creux de Pierre, Les Fichots, Ile des Vergelesses and Sous Frétille. The commune also has a share of 17 hectares of the famous Corton vineyard. For this reason, the Grand Cru appellations Corton
(red wine) and Corton-Charlemagne
(white wine) may be used (see under Aloxe-Corton
). Well known producers are for example Bonneau du Martray, Chandon de Briailles, Denis Père&Fils, Domaine Delarche, Domaine Dubreuil-Fontaine, Domaine Jacques Germain, Jadot
, Latour Louis, Olivier Leflaive, Roger Raffelin and Rollin.