Located in subregion/area: Côte des Bar / Barséquanais
Vineyards and grape varieties: 140.7 hectares (347.7 acres), of which 96.5% Pinot Noir, 3.1% Chardonnay, and 0.3% Pinot Meunier.
Classification: “Autre cru” (80%)
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Neighbouring villages in the Champagne appellation
Bragelogne-Beauvoir is one of the neighbouring villages of Les Riceys, and is located in the southern part of the Aube departement on the border to the Côte-d’Or and Yonne departments. The village is located at the Sarce river that empties into Seine to the north, at Virey-sous-Bar and Courtenot.
The Bragelogne-Beauvoir commune was created in 1973 by merging Bragelogne and Beauvoir-sur-Sarce and has a surface of 2339 hectares and 249 inhabitants (as of 2013), referred to as Doubet-Talibautiers and Doubet-Talibautières.
The vineyards in Bragelogne-Beauvoir are distributed around the commune, consist of rather mild slopes that are mostly south-facing, and are completely dominated by Pinot Noir.
The current vineyard surface in the Bragelogne-Beauvoir commune is 140.7 hectares (347.7 acres). There are 135.7 ha Pinot Noir (96.5%), 4.4 ha Chardonnay (3.1%), 0.4 ha Pinot Meunier (0.3%), and 0.2 ha others (0.1%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was 130 ha. There are 61 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.
- Gérard Collin (RM, Facebook page)
- Collinet Eric (RC), the range of which includes a vintage Champagne. Also sells Burgundy truffle.
- Denis Coqueret (RM), partly uses oak barrel vinification.
- Gérard Finot (RM)
- Patrice Huart (RM) has 7 ha of vineyards in Bragelogne-Beauvoir and neighbouring communes.
- Camille Marcel (RM), run by the Pascal family.
- André Joblin Père et Fils (RC)
- Rollin (RM), also Daniel Rollin, has 6 ha of vineyards in Bragelogne-Beauvoir, Channes, and Chervey with 75% Pinot Noir. The annual production is about 20 000 bottles. The range includes three vintage Champagnes: Graphite which is composed of 33% Chardonnay, 33% Pinot Meunier, and 33% Pinot Noir, Opalescence which is a blanc de blancs, and Privilège which is composed of 40% Chardonnay, 40% Pinot Noir, and 20% Pinot Meunier.
Comment: the list may be incomplete.
- Wikipedia about this village in English, in French.
- (The Bragelogne-Beauvoir commune doesn’t have a website.)
- Website about Bragelogne-Beauvoir
- UMC’s village profile of Bragelogne-Beauvoir.
- Vineyard map of Brageloge-Beauvoir at weinlagen-info.de.
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2016, last update 2017-01-21