Monthly Archives: May 2017

Champagne village profile: Vitry-en-Perthois in the Vitryat

Key facts Located in subregion/area: Côte des Blancs / Vitryat Vineyards and grape varieties: 61.7 hectares (152.5 acres), of which 95.1% Chardonnay, 2.9% Pinot Noir, and 1.9% Pinot Meunier. Classification: Autre cru (85%) Maps Google Maps view with the villages in the Vitryat … Continue reading

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Champagne village profile: Villenauxe-la-Grande in the Sézannais

Key facts fakta Located in subregion/area: Côte des Blancs / Sézannais Vineyards and grape varieties: 101.0 hectares (249.6 acres), of which 82% Chardonnay and 18% Pinot Noir. Classification: “Autre cru” (87% and 85%). Maps Google Maps view with the villages in the Sézannais highlighted. Clicking on … Continue reading

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Champagne village profile: Montgenost in the Sézannais

Key facts Located in subregion/area: Côte des Blancs / Sézannais Vineyards and grape varieties: 108.7 hectares (268.6 acres), of which 94% Chardonnay, 5% Pinot Noir, and 0.6% Pinot Meunier. Classification: “Autre cru” (87% and 85%). Maps Google Maps view with the villages … Continue reading

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Champagne village profile: Bethon in the Sézannais

Key facts Located in subregion/area: Côte des Blancs / Sézannais Vineyards and grape varieties: 195.1 hectares (482.1 acres), of which 93% Chardonnay, 6.7% Pinot Noir, 0.6% Pinot Meunier, and 0.1% others. Classification: “Autre cru” (87% and 85%). Maps Google Maps view with the … Continue reading

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2009 Dom Pérignon – another 2009 Champagne to be released before the 2008

Some time ago, The Drinks Business reported that the next vintage of Dom Pérignon to be the released will be the 2009, in June this year. There will be no 2007, and release of the top vintage 2008 will be … Continue reading

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Champagne village profile: Chantemerle in the Sézannais

Key facts Located in subregion/area: Côte des Blancs / Sézannais Vineyards and grape varieties: 33.6 hectares (83.0 acres), of which 92% Chardonnay and 8% Pinot Noir. Classification: “Autre cru” (87% and 85%). Maps Google Maps view with the villages in … Continue reading

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