The red grape variety is an interspecific new breed between Cabernet Sauvignon x Amurensis. They are genes from Vitis amurensis and Vitis vinifera contain. The crossing of the hybrid took place in 1968 at the Viticulture Research Institute in Rostov (Russia) by the breeders Ya. I. Potabenko, AS Skripnikova and AI Potabenko. No stocks were shown in 2010 (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)