Located in: Montagne & Val de Reims: Vesle et Ardre
Vineyards and grape varieties: 5.9 hectares (14.6 acres), of which 79.5% Pinot Meunier and 20.5% Chardonnay.
Classification: “Autre cru” (82%)
Google Maps view with the villages in the Vesle et Ardre highlighted. The premier cru villages are in yellow and the autre cru villages are in orange. The La Petite Montagne de Reims part is shown within red borders and the Vallée de la Vesle part within green borders.
Clicking on a village opens a field to the left with a link to the village profile.
Southsoutheast: Champlat-et-Boujacourt (part of the Vallée de la Marne Rive Droite)
Southsouthwest: Jonquery (part of the Vallée de la Marne Rive Droite)
West: Romigny (part of the Vallée de la Marne Rive Droite)
Ville-en-Tardenois is located on top of the Montagne de Reims hill, at a stream called Ruisseau de la Brandeuille which empties into the Ardre river, just downstream of the Sarcy village.
The Ville-en-Tardenois commune has an area of 1120 hectares and has 642 inhabitants (as of 2013) called Tardenevilliens and Tardenevilliennes.
The vineyards in Ville-en-Tardenois are dominated by Pinot Meunier.
The current vineyard surface in the Ville-en-Tardenois commune is 5.9 hectares (14.6 acres). There are 4.7 ha Pinot Meunier (79.5%) and 1.2 ha Chardonnay (20.5%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was 6 ha. There are 2 vineyard owners (exploitants) in the commune.
I haven’t found any Champagne producers in Ville-en-Tardenois.
- Wikipedia on this village in English, in French.
- The Ville-en-Tardenois commune doesn’t have a website.
- UMC’s new village profile of Ville-en-Tardenois.
- UMC’s old village profile of Ville-en-Tardenois. (dead link)
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2014-2015, last update 2016-04-17