Val-de-Marne

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Val-de-Marne

(väl-də-märn), department (1990 pop. 1,219,300), N central France, adjoining Paris on the southeast. CréteilCréteil
, city (1990 pop. 82,390), capital of Val-de-Marne dept., N central France, on the Marne River. Motors, electrical equipment, gold and silver items, and varnish are produced. A church built in the 12th and 13th cent. is in Créteil.
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Val-de-Marne

a department of N France, in ?le-de-France region. Capital: Cr?teil. Pop.: 1 239 352 (2003 est.). Area: 244 sq. km (95 sq. miles)
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HARD WORK The vineyards of the Marne Valley under grey skies
Benoit Tarlant whose vineyards are located around Oeuilly in the Marne Valley, firmly believes his style of wine is decided by nature.
It is proudly independent and, unlike most of its competitors, owns a high proportion of its own vineyards - around 178 hectares of the best land in the Marne Valley, enough for about two-thirds of its needs.
Each, too, has a special growing area: pinot noir in the Montagne de Reims; chardonnay in the Cote des Blancs; and pinot meunier in the Marne Valley.
This consultation launched by the CSTB is to select an operator or joint contractors of group solidarity, which will be concluded with a supply contract including design, sizing and implementation of flue gas treatment system of three testing facilities housed in the Vulcan Building Marne Valley site.
Essentially, Destination Champagne gives a background to the main areas around Reims and Epernay, including the Marne Valley, Montagne de Reims and the Cote de Blancs.
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At Villers-sous-Chatillon, further along the Marne Valley, is the family-run J.
In total, Taittinger owns 642 acres of vineyards, mostly in the Cote de Blancs, Montagne de Reims and the Marne Valley districts, producing the grand cru wines from which its champagnes are blended.