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Mansenc Blanc

Synonym for the grape variety Petit Manseng; see there.

The white grape variety comes from France. Synonyms are Escriberou, Mansein Blanc, Manseing, Mansenc Blanc, Mansenc Grisroux, Manseng Blanc, Manseng Petit Blanc, Mansengou, Mansic, Mansin, Mausec, Miot (France); Ichiriota Zuria Tipia, Izkiriot Ttipi, Iskiriota Zuri Tipia,(Spain). The very old variety was first mentioned in 1562 in the Jurançon by a wine, namely "vinhe mansengue", but it is only in 1783 that a text distinguishes between the two varieties Petit Manseng (with small berries) and Gros Manseng (with large berries). Already in 1990, the French ampelographer Pierre Galet (1921-2019) had...

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