The red grape variety comes from Spain, Synonyms are Barrilol, Galmeta, Galmete, Garró, Mandó, Morenillo and Valenciana Tinta. According to in 2012 DNA analysis is a presumably natural cross between To lift x Graciano, However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). She was a parent of the variety Castellana Blanca, The endangered variety is found in the region Catalonia (partly under the name Garró) where they are grown in DO red wine Terra Alta is allowed. In 2010, however, no inventory was reported; In 2000 there were still 261 hectares (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012