The red grape variety is a new breed between Barbera x Merlot, Synonyms are Gratena, Gratena Nero and Terzi 1. According to done in 2010 DNA analysis has the paternity of Cabernet Franc proved wrong. The crossing took place by the breeder Riccardo Terzi in Bergamo in Italy, The medium to late-ripening, high-yielding vine yields dark-colored, alcohol-rich red wines. She will be in the Lombardy cultivated in the provinces of Bergamo and Brescia, where they are in the DOC red wines Capriano del Colle. Cellatica and Terre del Colleoni is allowed. The acreage in 2010 was 44 hectares (Kym Anderson ).
Pictures: MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service