The named after the same place about 120 acres of appellation is an enclave in the large area Graves
(Bordeaux) on Rive gauche
, These include the communities Illsats and Podensac. Mostly sweet white wines from Sauvignon Blanc are produced with some semillon and Muscadet, which is a bit milder than in the neighboring Sauterne
are. The wines may also be marketed under the AOC Graves. Well-known wineries are Château Archambeau, Château de Cérons and Calvimont, Château Grand Enclos, Château Haura, Château Huradin and Domaine du Hauret-Lalande.