The red variety is an interspecific new breed between Severny x ( Alicante Henri Bouschet x Cabernet Sauvignon ). Synonyms are Goloubok, Goluboc, Golubon and Golubuk. They are genes of Vitis amurensis and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid took place in 1958 in Odessa by the breeders PK Ayvazyan, EN Dokuchaeva and others. The variety protection was granted in 1981. The early to mid-seasoning vine is moderately prone to real mildew and Botrytis, but resistant to frost to minus 25 ° Celsius. It recreates dark-colored, tannin-rich red wines with aromas Cassis and dried fruits. In 2010, stocks were in Moldova (50 ha) and Russia (37 ha) (Kym Anderson ). It should also be in stock Czech Republic, in the Ukraine and in the US state Iowa give.
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)