The communal appellation is located as an enclave at the southern end of the area Mâconnais in the Burgundy, But she is not allowed to use the area Pouilly-Fumé (Sauvignon Blanc) at the Loire be confused. South closes the appellation Saint-Véran on. The vineyards cover 760 hectares of vineyards in the four municipalities Chaintré, Fuissé, Solutré-Pouilly and Vergisson. Pagen names may be cited (but there are no Grand Cru or Premier Cru locations). Allowed are white wines from the variety Chardonnay,
Southeast of it are the two satellite appellations Pouilly-Loché (may also Mâcon-Loché or Pouilly-Vinzelles use) and Pouilly-Vinzelles . Known producers of all three appellations are Daniel Barraud, Château de Beauregard, Château de Fuisse, Clos de Bourg, Cordier, Corson, Michel Forest, Galley-Golliard, Prussian Product Group, Guffens-Heynen, Roger Lassarat, Luquet, Olivier Merlin, Noblete, René Perraton, Saumaize-Michelin, Soufrandise, Valette, Verget and Vincent (Château de Fuissé).