The red grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are Amarene, Avarena, Avarenc, Mostera Ivrea, Mostera Nera, Mostero, Mostero Rosso, Mosto, Mostona, Mostosa, Mostoson, Mustèr, Riondasca, Riondosca, Riundasca and Rondasca. According to DNA analysis there is one Parent-offspring relationship with the variety Grisa Nera, Furthermore, in 2011 there was a close relationship with the variety Ner d'Ala detected. The medium-ripening vine produces bright red, fresh red wines. It is also called table grape used. The variety is grown in Piedmont grown and is there among other things in the DOC area Pinerolese authorized. In 2010 a cultivation area of 987 hectares was recorded with a strongly decreasing tendency (ten years earlier it was 1,453 hectares).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
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