Located in subregion/area: Côte des Blancs / Vitryat
Vineyards and grape varieties: 12.4 hectares (30.6 acres), of which 100% Chardonnay.
Classification: Autre cru (84%)
Google Maps view with the villages in the Vitryat highlighted.
Clicking on a village opens a field to the left with a link to the village profile.
Neighbouring villages within the Champagne appellation
Comment: some of the communes on the map are not part of the Champagne appellation and therefore don’t have any village profiles.
Changy is located about 8 km to the northeast of Vitry-le-François, which is the central town of the area.
The Changy commune has a surface of 626 hectares and has 116 inhabitants (as of 2014), referred to as Camiciens and Camiciennes.
The vineyards in Changy are located in the northern part of the commune, close to the D982 road, and is situated on a mild southeast-facing slope. The vineyards are planted to Chardonnay only.
The current vineyard surface in the Changy commune is 12.4 hectares (30.6 acres). There are 12.4 ha Chardonnay (100%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was 4 hectares. There are 36 vineyard owners (exploitants) in the commune.
There are information that Changy was accepted into the Champagne appellation only in the 1990s.
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.
Comment: the list may be incomplete.
- Wikipedia about this village in English, in French.
- The Changy commune doesn’t have a website.
- UMC’s village profile of Changy.
- Vineyard map of Changy at weinlagen-info.de.
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2017, last update 2017-07-16