Located in subregion/area: Côte des Blancs / Vitryat
Vineyards and grape varieties: 18.0 hectares (44.5 acres), of which 99.4% Chardonnay and 0.6% others.
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
Northeast and east: Val-de-Vière
Comment: some of the communes on the map are not part of the Champagne appellation and therefore don’t have any village profiles.
Vavray-le-Petit is located in the northeastern part of the Vitryat area.
The Vavray-le-Petit commune has a surface of 539 hectares and has 66 inhabitants (as of 2014), referred to as Vavryons and Vavryonnes, the same as for Vavray-le-Grand.
The vineyards in Vavray-le-Petit are locate in the northern part of the commune, and are consist mostly of mild south-facing slopes. The vineyards are continuous with those in Val-de-Vière. Chardonnay dominates greatly in the vineyards.
The current vineyard surface in the Vavray-le-Petit commune is 18.0 hectares (44.5 acres). There are 17.9 ha Chardonnay (99.4%) and 0.1 ha others (0.6%). Numbers from CIVC, as of 2013. In 1997, the vineyard surface was 7 hectares. There are 35 vineyard owners (exploitants) in the commune.
I haven’t found any Champagne producers which has their seat in Vavray-le-Petit.
- Wikipedia about this village in English, in French.
- The Vavray-le-Petit commune doesn’t have a website.
- UMC’s village profile of Vavray-le-Petit.
- Vineyard map of Vavray-le-Petit at weinlagen-info.de.
- The Swedish version of this post.
© Tomas Eriksson 2017, last update 2017-07-16