Located in subregion/area: Côte des Blancs / Val du Petit Morin
Vineyards and grape varieties: 8.1 hectares (20.0 acres), of which 73% Chardonnay and 27% Pinot Meunier.
Classification: “Autre cru” (84%)
Google Maps view with the villages in the Val du Petit Morin area highlighted. The area’s only premier cru village, Étréchy, is shown in yellow and the other villages in orange.
Clicking on a village opens a field to the left with a link to the village profile, if it exists.
Westsouthwest: Allemant (part of the Sézannais area)
Comment 1: several of the communes on the map, in particular on the southern half, are not part of the Champagne appellation and therefore don’t have any village profiles.
Comment 2: the remaining links will be added when the profiles of those villages have been added.
Broussy-le-Grand is located in the southeastern part of the Val du Petit Morin area, on rather flat land at a stream that empties into Le Petit Morin between Reuves and Villevenard.
The Broussy-le-Grand commune covers 2131 hectares and has 314 inhabitants (as of 2013) referred to as Broussyats and Broussyates.
Broussy-le-Grand was included in the Champagne appellation in 1949.
The vineyards in Broussy-le-Grand ligger is located on Mont Août, a small hill in the southern part of the commune. Chardonnay is the most common grape variety.
The current vineyard surface in the Broussy-le-Grand commune is 8.1 hectares (20.0 acres). There are 5.9 ha Chardonnay (72.8%) and 2.2 ha Pinot Meunier (27.2%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was also 8 ha. There are 16 vineyard owners (exploitants) in the commune.
I have not found any Champagne producers with seat in Broussy-le-Grand.
- Wikipedia about this village in English, in French.
- Website of the Broussy-le-Grand commune.
- UMC’s village profile of Broussy-le-Grand.
- Vineyard map of Broussy-le-Grand at weinlagen-info.de.
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2016, last update 2017-01-21