Permitted white grape varieties

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Colombard, Folle Blanche, Montils, Ugni Blanc, Sémillon

The specifications for the AOC Cognac list the white varieties that produce wines for distillation into eaux-de-vie that are permitted in the “Cognac” Appellations Contrôlées (“Eau-de-vie de Cognac” and “Eau-de-vie des Charentes”):

Cépage blanc

Colombard, Folle Blanche, Montils, Ugni Blanc, Sémillon

In addition: Folignan

In addition, Folignan represents a maximum of 10% of the planting (per grower).