The red grape variety is according to the information in the breeding list a new breed between Negru Virtos x Saperavi, By the way, with the same parents is also the new breed Novac emerged. The crossing took place in 1993 in Romania by the breeders Marculescu Mircea and Vladasel Mircea. According to done in 2009 DNA analysis However, it could be at the fathers Băbească Neagră act. The medium-maturing vine is moderately prone to fungal diseases, It produces full-bodied, spicy red wines with gentle tannins and aromas of dark berries. In 2010, 16 hectares of vineyards were designated (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012