The red grape variety comes from Spain
, Synonyms are Jaén Negro, Jaén Prieto, Jaén Prieto de Grenade, Jaén Prieto Tinto and Tinto Jaén. Despite apparently suggesting synonyms or morphological
No similarities to the variety Mencia
(Jaén Tinto) can be confused. According to 2013 DNA analysis
is a cross between Listán Prieto
x Cayetana Blanca
, However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see below molecular Genetics
). The variety is no longer important, in 2010 no stock was shown.