Located in subregion / area: Vallée de la Marne / Vallée de la Marne Ouest
Vineyards and grape varieties: 2.2 hectares (5.4 acres), of which 100% Pinot Meunier.
Classification: “Autre cru” (80%)
Google Maps view with the villages in the Vallée de la Marne Ouest highlighted, as well as some surrounding villages in white.
Clicking on a village opens a field to the left with a link to the village profile, if there is one.
On the left bank of Marne
Åt ostnordost: Chézy-sur-Marne
Åt väster: Pavant
Comment: most of the villages to the south and east are not included in the list above, since they are outside the appellation and therefore will not be profiled.
Nogent-l’Artaud is located on the left bank of the Marne river, which means south of the river.
The Nogent-l’Artaud covers 2399 hectares and has 2197 inhabitants (as of 2016) referred to as Nogentais and Nogentaises.
The vineyards in Nogent-l’Artaud are situated to the east of the village and consist of a single west-facing block planted to Pinot Meunier.
The current vineyard surface in the Nogent-l’Artaud commune is 2.2 hectares (5.4 acres). There are 2.2 ha Pinot Meunier (100%). Current information from CIVC as of 2019, refers to the situation a few years earlier. In 1997, the vineyard surface was also 2 ha. There are 2 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.
- Éliane Delalot, with 1.07 ha of vineyards in Charly‑sur-Marne and Saulchery. The vineyards are cultivated organically and mostly by hand. Their Champagnes are all micro-cuvées with a production of 400 to 2000 bottles per vintage. A shorter period in oak barrels are used for most cuvées. The range includes a vintage Champagne composed of Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier.
- Hourdry (RC), with 3 ha of vineyards in Charly-sur-Marne. The range includes a vintage Champagne composed of 70% Pinot Meunier, 20% Chardonnay, and 10% Pinot Noir.
Comment: the list may be incomplete.
- Wikipedia about this village in English, in French.
- Website of the Nogent-l’Artaud commune.
- UMC’s village profile of Nogent-l’Artaud.
- Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2019, last update 2019-03-14