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The red variety comes from the island of Mallorca ( Spain ). Synonyms are Fogoneau, Fogonet, Fogonetxo, Fogoneu Frances and Fogoneu Mallorquí. According to 2012 DNA analysis is from a presumably natural cross between Escursac x Mansés de Capdell ( Giro ) emerged. However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). She is also a parent of the variety Callet, The variety is on the Balearic Islands Mallorca, where they are in the DO areas Binissalem and Plà i Llevant, as well as Formentera often in mixed sentence grown with the variety Callet and with this as well Manto Negro blended. It is in the region on mainland Spain Extremadura represented. In 2010 were in Spain 35 hectares of vineyards reported. Small areas should also be in Argentina give.

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

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