The red grape variety comes from France, Synonyms are Enfariné du Jura, Gaillard, Gouais Noir and Grison. There is also a variety of gray berries called Enfariné Gris (Gouais gris). There are morphological Similarities with the variety Gueuche Noir, According to done in 2013 DNA analysis it comes from a presumably natural crossing Gouais blanc (Heunisch) x unknown variety. However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). The late-ripening, high-yielding vine is generally resistant to various vine diseases. It provides simple red wines for the rather quick enjoyment. Some producers are trying to revive by replanting. She will be in the least amount in the two départements law and Doubs mined. In 2010, half a hectare was recorded in Doubs (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)