The red grape variety comes from Spain, Synonyms are Barrilol, Galmeta, Galmete, Garró, Mandó, Morenillo and Valenciana Tinta. According to done in 2012 DNA analysis it 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 species Castellana Blanca, The endangered species is in the region Catalonia (partly under the name Garró) cultivated, where they in the DO-red wine Terra Alta is allowed. In 2010, however, no stock was reported; In 2000 there were 261 hectares (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012