The white grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are Laconari, Laconari Bianca, Lacconargiu and Lacconarzu. Despite apparently indicative synonyms or morphological It must not be similar to the varieties Albanella or Albillo Real be confused. One hypothesis is that it was imported from the Iberian Peninsula to Sardinia during the Spanish occupation between 1323 and 1720. Was done in 2010 DNA analysis revealed that the variety is believed to be a natural cross between Giro x Molinera arose what a spanish origin disproved. It becomes a relationship with the red variety Albaranzeuli Nero supposed. The late-ripening, productive vine is resistant to fungal diseases, She will be on Sardinia grown in the provinces of Nuoro and Oristano, where it is used as a blending partner. The acreage in 2010 was seven hectares with an extremely falling trend; ten years earlier it was 72 hectares (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Images: MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service