The red grape variety is a new breed between Barbera x Chatus (Nebbiolo di Dronero). Synonyms are Dalmasso 15-29 and Incrocio Dalmasso XV / 29. According to in 2010 DNA analysis the entry in the breeding list was made Nebbiolo x Barbera out as wrong. The crossing took place in 1938 Conegliano (Veneto) by the breeder Giovanni Dalmasso (1886-1974). By the way, the new breeds were created with the same parents at the same institute Alba Rossa. Cornarea. San Michele and soperga, The medium to late ripening, productive vine is very resistant to various vine diseases. It produces garnet-colored, alcohol-rich red wines. The variety is grown in the region Piedmont grown. In 2010, 12 hectares of vineyards were shown with a downward trend; ten years earlier it was 20 hectares (Kym Anderson ).
Images: MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service