Champagne village profile: Tramery, a village in the Vallée de l’Ardre, on top of the Montagne de Reims

Diagram Tramery 201506Key facts

Located in: Montagne & Val de Reims: Vesle et Ardre
Vineyards and grape varieties: 10.1 hectares (25.0 acres), of which 69% Pinot Meunier, 18% Chardonnay, and 14% Pinot Noir.
Classification: “Autre cru” (86%)

Maps

The map is linked from Wikimedia Commons, and the geographical information originates from OpenStreetMap. The dotted white area corresponds to the vineyards, light yellow is other open terrain, and green indicates forest.


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.

Neighbouring villages

Northeast: Treslon
Southeast: Poilly
Westsouthwest: Lhéry
Northwest: Faverolles-et-Coëmy

The village

Tramery is located in the northwestern part of the Montagne de Reims hill, along the Ardre river.

The Tramery commune covers 356 hectares and has 152 inhabitants (as of 2013). The A4 motorway between Paris and Reims is located on the border between Tramery and its neighbouring commune to the south, Poilly.

Vineyards

The vineyards in Tramery consist of mild slopes dominated by Pinot Meunier.

The current vineyard surface in the Bouleuse commune is 10.1 hectares (25.0 acres). There are 6.9 ha Pinot Meunier (68.5%), 1.8 ha Chardonnay (17.5%), and 1.4 ha Pinot Noir (14.1%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was also 10 ha. There are 3 vineyard owners (exploitants) in the commune.

Champagne producers

Champagne growers

Producer status is indicated where known: RM = récoltant-manipulant, or grower-producers. RC = récoltant-coopérateur, growers that are cooperative members but sell Champagnes under their own name.

  • Willy Neyrinck (RC)

Comment: It is not certain that the list is complete.

Links

© Tomas Eriksson 2015-2016, last update 2016-08-27

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