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The red grape variety comes from the Ukraine; the name probably derives from the city on the Black Sea coast Feodosiya (Theodosia) from. Synonyms are Cefecia, Cefesia, Doktorsky Chernyi (Black Doctor), Kefe Izyum, Kefesia, Kefesiya and Kethessia. She is sometimes with the strain Ekim Kara (also means black doctor) confused. It is a pure female grape, The late-ripening vine is prone to both the true and the false mildew but resistant to drought, She is on the peninsula Crimea grown where they are in brand wine Chorny doctor from Solnechnaya Dolina or in products of the famous state vineyard Massandra is used.

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

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