White Grapes : Chasselat

It has been discovered that Chasselat grape came from Egypt and was brought on the European continent by the Romans conquest. Although unknown to many, Chasselat is probably one of the oldest grape variety cultivated by man. Today, Chasselat is mainly a Swiss and French, where it is used in the Pouilly-sur-Loire blend to produce sweet wines. product, but has also been planted in California, New-Zealand and Australia.