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 the year 2010 DNA analysis turned on the breed list entry Nebbiolo x Barbera as wrong. The crossing took place in 1938 in Conegliano (Veneto) by the breeder Giovanni Dalmasso (1886-1974). By the way, with the same parents the new breeds were also created at the same institute Alba Rossa. Cornarea. San Michele and soperga, The medium to late-ripening, high-yielding vine is well resistant to various vine diseases. It produces garnet-colored, alcohol-rich red wines. The variety is in the region Piedmont grown. In 2010, 12 hectares of vineyards were reported with decreasing trend; ten years ago it was 20 hectares (Kym Anderson ).
Pictures: MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service