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 Stone. The crossing took place in 1958 in France by Paul Truel on behalf of the INRA in the Domaine de Vassal in Montpellier, Incidentally, the same parents are also the variety Ganson emerged. The medium-maturing, high-yielding vine yields dark-colored, fruity red wines with soft tannins, She becomes southern France especially in the départements Aude. Gard. Hérault and Vaucluse grown. Small areas should also be in Spanish Penedès give. In 2010, however, a stock with 466 hectares was reported only in France (Statistics Kym Anderson ).