The appellation is located in the center of the winegrowing region Southwest France
immediately east of the area Buzet
, The former VDQS division was classified as AOP in 2010. Until the phylloxera catastrophe that became the area Haut-Pays
blending Brulhois wines with those from Bordeaux. Then there was a tillering with today's varieties. The vineyards cover 220 acres on both banks of the Garonne
and its tributary Moissac near the town of Layrac. Rosé and red wine are blended from Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Fer, Merlot, Malbec and Tannat. Well-known producers are Château Bastide, Château Grand Chene, CV de Goulens-en-Brulhois and Clos Pountet.