The grape variety comes from Algeria, There are around 70 synonyms, including Amar Bou Amar, Ahmer Bou Ahmer, Angelina, Angelino, Argelina, Boal Babosa, Casta Tinta, Flame Tokay, Hamer Bou Hamer, Llamada Culo de Horza, Olho de Cocco, Olho de Pargo, Rouge Fils de Rouge and Uva de Ragol. The parentage is unknown. The late-ripening, red-berry vine is sensitive to frost as well as prone to both mildews and Botrytis, Because they are only moderately sensitive to drought is, it is suitable for hot areas. The variety was crossing partner in the new breed Milleniumtraube. It is mainly called table grape but also used as Keltertraube. Acreage is available in North Africa, the United States (in California as Flame Tokay), Argentina. Spain and Portugal, In Algeria, it was until the mid-20th century for mass wines in the blend with Cabernet Sauvignon used. In 2010, however, no stocks were reported (Kym Anderson ).