Located in subregion/area: Côte des Bar / Bar-sur-Aubois
Vineyards and grape varieties: 21.5 hectares (53.1 acres), of which 70% Pinot Noir, 20% Chardonnay, and 10% Pinot Meunier.
Classification: ”Autre cru” (80%)
Google Maps view with the villages in the Bar-sur-Aubois highlighted.
Clicking on a village opens a field to the left with a link to the village profile, if it exists.
Neighbouring villages within the Champagne appellation
North and northwest: Arsonval
Westnorthwest: Dolancourt (via a narrow strip of Arsonval)
Comment: the remaining links will be added when the profiles of those villages have been posted.
Jaucourt is located near the Aube river, on its left bank.
In Jaucourt in the Medieval era, there was a fortified castle named Château de Jaucourt (see the sketch below).
The Jaucourt commune covers 661 hectares and has 164 inhabitants (as of 2013) referred to as Jaucourtois and Jaucourtoises.
The vineyards in Jaucourt are divided into three blocks in different parts of the commune, separated by forest. Pinot Noir is the most common grape variety.
The current vineyard surface in the Fravaux commune is 21.5 hectares (53.1 acres). There are 15.1 ha Pinot Noir (70.2%), 4.2 ha Chardonnay (19.5%), 2.1 ha Pinot Meunier (9.8%), and 0.1 ha others (0.5%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. There are 3 vineyard owners (exploitants) in the commune.
I have not found any Champagne producers which have their seat in Jaucourt.
- Wikipedia about this village på svenska, på engelska, på franska.
- Website of the Jaucourt commune.
- UMC’s village profile of Jaucourt.
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2016, last update 2016-09-16