The white grape comes from Spain, Synonyms include Albarin Bianco, Blanca del País, Blanco Legítimo, Blanco País, Blanco Verdín, Branca do País, Branco Lexítimo, Raposo and Tinta Fina. Despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or similarities, she must not with the varieties Albillo Real. Alfrocheiro (Albarín Negro), Alvarinho. Elbling and Gouais blanc (both also Blanco Verdín), as well as Savagnin Blanc (was grown in Spain and Australia under the name Albariño and Albarín Blanco) are confused. According to 2013 carried out DNA analysis is it from a presumably natural bond between Savagnin Blanc ( Traminer ) x unknown variety emerged. However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). The early ripening vine is resistant to falseness mildew, It produces spicy, acidic white wines with a floral aroma. The variety is grown in the region of Asturias. In 2010, 23 hectares of vineyards (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012