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