The appellation is located in the far north of the island Corsica
on the eponymous Cap Corse. In part, there is an overlap with the AC patrimonio
, The vineyards cover 90 hectares of vineyards on slate and limestone soils in 17 municipalities. It applies to sweet, gespriteten Vin doux naturel
, The wine was already famous in the 16th century, but the recognition as AC took place only in 1993. It is produced in pure variety from Muscat à Petits Grains and must have at least 95 g / l of residual sugar. Well-known producers are Domaine Aliso-Rossi, Domaine de Catarelli, Domaine Gentile, Domaine Giudicelli, Clos Marfisi, Clos Nicrosi, Domaine Pieretti and Domaine San Quilicio.