The red variety comes from Spain
, Synonyms are Jaén Negro, Jaén Prieto, Jaén Prieto de Grenade, Jaén Prieto Tinto and Tinto Jaén. It may, despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological
Similarities not with the variety Mencia
(Jaén Tinto) are confused. According to 2013 were done DNA analysis
it is a cross between Listán Prieto
x Cayetana Blanca
, However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see molecular Genetics
). The variety is no longer relevant, in 2010 no stock was reported.