The white grape variety comes from France, Synonyms are Courbis, Courbu Petit, Petit Courbu Blanc, Vieux Pacherenc and Xuri Zerratu. The parentage is unknown. Due to apparently indicative synonyms or morphological No similarities with the varieties Courbu Blanc (Vieux Pacherenc) or Lauzet be confused. The late-ripening, low-yielding vine is prone to Botrytis, It produces aromatic, flowery white wines with aromas of lemon and honey. The variety is in Southwest France mainly used as a blend and is in the fields Béarn. Irouléguy. Jurançon and Pacherenc du Vic-Bilh authorized. It is grown on 66 hectares in France. In Spain Basque country 36 hectares covered. A total of 102 hectares were shown in 2010 (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012