The red grape variety (also Koriostaphylo) comes from Greece, The parentage is unknown. She will be in the Aegean West of Samos grown on the island of Ikería. There it is blended with the variety Fokiano used. In 2010, however, no stock was reported (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012