The white grape variety comes from France, Synonyms are Aigre Blanc, Blanc Aigre, Blanchette, Couilleri, Dongine, Jongin, Jonvin, Molette and Savouette. Despite apparently suggesting synonyms or morphological No similarities with the varieties Molette (Mondeuse Blanche), Roussette d'Ayze or Verdesse (Dongine) to be confused. According to 2000 DNA analysis is from a presumably natural crossing Mondeuse Blanche x dureza the variety Syrah emerged. Also exist Parent-offspring relationships between Mondeuse Blanche and the varieties Mondeuse Noire. Robin Noir and Viognier (the long-held assumption that Mondeuse Blanche is a mutation about Mondeuse Noire was refuted). The late-ripening, low-yielding vine is somewhat susceptible to Botrytis, She spends acidic, alcohol-rich white wines with storage potential. The variety is the areas Bugey and Vin de Savoie authorized. In 2010, six hectares of vineyards were recorded (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012