The red grape variety is a new breed between Grenache Noir ( Garnacha Tinta ) x Jurançon Noir, Synonyms are Chenason, Chenançon, Pineau Gros, Shenanson and Vaalblaar Stein. The cross was made in France in 1958 by Paul Truel on behalf of the INRA at the Domaine de Vassal in Montpellier, By the way, the same parent is also the variety Ganson emerged. The medium-maturing, productive vine produces dark-colored, fruity red wines with soft tannins, It will become southern France, especially in the departments Aude. Gard. Hérault and Vaucluse grown. It should also have small areas in Spanish Penedès give. In 2010, however, only 466 hectares were recorded in France (Statistics Kym Anderson ).