Jurancon Sec wine appellation in the South West France region of France

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Jurancon Sec wine appellation
Wine appellation

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Sue Dyson and Roger McShane
Country: France

Jurancon Sec is a wine appellation in the South West France region of France based around the town of Jurancon which lies quite close to the city of Pau. The vineyards are situated on the plains and in the foothills of the Pyrénées. It is an appellation for dry white wines only.
These vineyards were the first in France to be classified having been documented by the princes of Bearn in the fourteenth century.
The permitted grape varieties are Petit Manseng, Gros Manseng, Courbu, Camaralet and Lauzet.
 
     
     
     


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