Located in subregion/area: Côte des Bar / Barséquanais
Vineyards and grape varieties: 143.6 hectares (354.8 acres), of which 89% Pinot Noir, 9.5% Chardonnay, 1.1% Pinot Meunier, and 0.5% others.
Classification: ”Autre cru” (80%)
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Neighbouring villages within the Champagne appellation
Chervey is located at the Arce river, mostly on its left bank. The area along Arce is called the Arce valley, la Vallée de l’Arce.
The Chervey commune covers 1328 hectares and has 184 inhabitants (as of 2013).
The vineyards in Chervey are located on both sides of the Arce river and are made up of mild slopes of varying directions. Pinot Noir dominates greatly.
The current vineyard surface in the Chervey commune is 143.6 hectares (354.8 acres). There are 127.6 ha Pinot Noir (88.9%), 13.7 ha Chardonnay (9.5%), 1.6 ha Pinot Meunier (1.1%), and 0.7 ha others (0.5%), most of which is likely to be Pinot Blanc. Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was 131 ha. There are 48 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.
- Vignoble Laculle (RM?). Uses Moutard-Diligent in Buxeuil for part of the production process, and this is shown on the label.
Comment: the list may be incomplete.
- Wikipedia about this village in English, in French.
- (The Chervey commune doesn’t have a website.)
- UMC’s village profile of Chervey.
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2016, last update 2016-08-06