Located in: Montagne & Val de Reims: Vesle et Ardre
Vineyards and grape varieties: 26.6 hectares (65.7 acres), of which 64% Pinot Meunier, 23% Chardonnay, and 13% Pinot Noir.
Classification: “Autre cru” (86%)
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.
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Treslon is located on top of the northwestern part of the Montagne de Reims hill, at the small stream Ruisseau de Treslon that empties into the Ardre river in the neighbouring village Tramery.
The Treslon commune covers 397 hectares and has 216 inhabitants (as of 2013), referred to as Treslonnais and Treslonnaises.
The vineyards in the Treslon commune are located north and northwest of the village, in a band above the road between Faverolles-et-Coëmy and Treslon. They consist of mild south-facing slopes dominated by Pinot Meunier.
The current vineyard surface in the Treslon commune is 26.6 hectares (65.7 acres). There are 17.0 ha Pinot Meunier (63.9%), 6.2 ha Chardonnay (23.1%), and 3.4 ha Pinot Noir (13%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was 27 ha. There are 9 vineyard owners (exploitants) in the commune.
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.
- Franck Bergeronneau (RM), has 5 ha of vineyards and an annual production of 40 000-50 000 bottles. The range includes a vintage Champagne.
- Glod-Fauvet (RC)
- Lagille & Fils (RM), has vineyards with 57% Pinot Meunier, 26% Chardonnay, and 17% Pinot Noir. Uses oak barrels for some of their Champagnes. The vintage Champagne is called Reflet d’une Passion and varies in composition: 2005: 50% Ch, 50% PN, 2006: 100% Ch.
- Mary-Sessile, seems to be located at the same address as Lagille & Fils.
Comment: It is not certain that the list is complete.
- Wikipedia about this village in English, in French.
- (The Treslon commune doesn’t have a website.)
- UMC’s new village profile of Treslon.
- UMC’s old village profile of Treslon. (dead link)
- Vineyard map of Treslon at weinlagen-info.de
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2015-2016, last update 2016-08-27