Les vins des coteaux alpins \ Grape varieties
It is a variety of Grenache, such as Grenache blanc.
Grown mainly in the Eastern Pyrenees and Aude, it is part of the vine appellations coteaux varois en Provence, Rasteau, Banyuls, Collioure, Maury et Rivesaltes. It also enters in the composition of vins gris de Listel.
When it comes from old vines, it demonstrated a great minerality, with aromas of bitter almond, burnt caramel, fennel and dried apricots.