The red grape variety (also Lemniona) comes from Greece, She is not allowed with the variety Limnio be confused, according to DNA analysis genetically different. The descent (parenthood) is unknown. The late ripening vine produces colorful, spicy red wines with gentle tannins and aging potential. The endangered species has been reactivated. She is in the regions Thessaly. Macedonia (appellation Amynteo ) and Peloponnese grown. There it is usually used in the blend, for example, with the varieties Xinomavro and Syrah, No stocks were reported in 2010 (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012