The red variety comes from Portugal
, Synonyms include Doçal Grande, Doçal Graudo, Doçal Miudo, Doçal Tinto, Doçar, Doçar Borrato, Espadeiro Doce, Folhal and Verdelho Doce. Despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological
She may not share similarities with the variety Verdelho
be confused. The late-ripening, high yielding vine yields simple ruby reds. She is in the area Vinho Verde
grown. In 2010, however, only less than one hectare was expelled. in the VIVC catalog
is a separate variety called Doçal de Refóios
out; the descent is unknown.