The small appellation is located in central France in the winegrowing region Loire
in the neighborhood of the appellation Quincy
, The vineyards cover about 160 hectares of vineyards on very calcareous soil in seven municipalities of the two départements Indre and Cher. For the most part, white wine from Sauvignon Blanc is pressed. The red wine is made from Pinot Noir (with the addition of Pinot Gris, which is rarely used), which produces Pinot Noir or Pinot Gris rosé. Well-known producers are Domaine Henri Beurdin, Pascal Desroches, Claude Lafond, Jean Michel Sorbe and Jacques Vincent.