The red grape 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 from Vitis amurensis and Vitis vinifera contain. The crossing of the hybrid was done in Odessa in 1958 by breeders PK Ayvazyan, EN Dokuchaeva and others. The variety protection was granted in 1981. The early to medium ripening vine is moderately susceptible to real ones mildew and Botrytis but resistant to frost to minus 25 ° Celsius. It produces dark-colored, tannin-rich red wines with aromas Cassis and dried fruit. In 2010, stocks in Moldova (50 ha) and Russia (37 ha) reported (Kym Anderson ). Stocks should also in 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
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)