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The white grape comes from Portugal, Synonyms are Boal Rosado, Cercial, Jampaulo, Joao Paolo and Pinheira Branca. According to 2013 were done DNA analysis is a presumably natural cross between Alfrocheiro x Cayetana Blanca. However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). She may not with her numerous sibling varieties (see under Cayetana Blanca ) be confused. The medium to late ripening, unsustainable vine is prone to Botrytis and real mildew and also tends to Verrieseln, It produces aromatic, alcoholic and full bodied white wines with good quality potential. The variety is in the fields Colares. Lisboa ( Estremadura ) and Setúbal grown in the central west of the country. The acreage in 2010 was 106 hectares.

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

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