The largest wine encyclopedia in the world

23.030 Keywords • 48.228 Synonyms • 5.303 Translations • 28.336 Pronunciations • 154.274 Cross-references

0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


The white grape variety comes from Morocco, The name means "tomato grape" and refers to the shape of the berries. Synonyms are Bou Touggala, Bou Touqqala and Chetoui. The vine was first created by the ampelographer Joseph Vidal (1905-1985). The late ripening vine has large, thick-skinned berries. It is mostly used as table grape used. The variety is cultivated in Morocco mainly around Meknes at the foot of the Middle Atlas. In Argentina a total of 275 hectares were designated in 2010.

World's largest wine knowledge database, made with by our author Norbert Tischelmayer.

About the Glossary

Calendar EVENTS NEAR YOU To Online-Events

Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.