Located in subregion/area: Côte des Bar / Bar-sur-Aubois
Vineyards and grape varieties: 39.4 hectares (97.4 acres), of which 86% Pinot Pinot, 9% Chardonnay, and 5% 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
Ailleville is located close to the Aube river, on its right bank.
Château d’Ailleville is located in the village.
The Aillville commune covers 501 hectares and has 269 inhabitants (as of 2013) referred to as Aillevillois and Aillevilloises.
The vineyards in Ailleville are located northeast and east of the village, and are of different orientation. The block northeast of the village is continuous with the vineyards in Montier-en-l’Isle. Pinot Noir is the dominating grape variety.
The current vineyard surface in the Ailleville commune is 39.4 hectares (97.4 acres). There are 33.8 ha Pinot Pinot (85.8%), 3.7 ha Chardonnay (9.4%), and 1.9 ha Pinot Meunier (4.8%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was 38 ha. There are 7 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.
- Brion-Boizard (RM, Facebook page)
- Franck Hausberger (RC)
Comment: the list may be incomplete.
- Wikipedia about the village in English, in French.
- Wikipedia about Château d’Ailleville in French.
- Website of the Ailleville commune.
- UMC’s village profile of Ailleville.
- Vineyard map of Ailleville at weinlagen-info.de.
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2017, last update 2017-01-28