Located in subregion/area: Côte des Bar / Barséquanais
Vineyards and grape varieties: 26.0 hectares (64.2 acres), of which 96% Pinot Noir, 3% Chardonnay, and 1.2% Pinot Meunier.
Classification: ”Autre cru” (80%)
Google Maps view with the villages in the Barséquanais highlighted.
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Neighbouring villages within the Champagne appellation
Bertignolles is located at the Arce river, on its left bank. The area along Arce is called the Arce valley, la Vallée de l’Arce.
The Bertignolles covers 619 hectares and has 66 inhabitants (as of 2013).
The vineyards in Bertignolles are located on both the right and left banks of the Arce river, and are made up of mild slopes of varying directions. Pinot Noir dominates greatly.
The current vineyard surface in the Bertignolles commune is 26.0 hectares (64.2 acres). There are 24.9 ha Pinot Noir (95.8%), 0.8 ha Chardonnay (3.1%), and 0.3 ha Pinot Meunier (1.2%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was 24 ha. There are 13 vineyard owners (exploitants) in the commune.
I haven’t found any Champagne producers which has their seat in Bertignolles.
- Wikipedia about this village in English, in French.
- (The Bertignolles commune doesn’t have a website.)
- UMC’s village profile of Bertignolles.
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2016