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The white grape comes from Spain, Synonyms include Blanca Pequene, Marisancho, Parda, Pardilla, Pardillo de Madrid, Parill Blanco and Temprana Media. Until 2009, the official name was Pardilla , which has often caused confusion. Because Pardilla is also a synonym for Pardina, but not a separate variety, but in the province of Bajadoz (Extremadura) common name for Cayetana Blanca, Pardillo may not be with the morphological similar variety Albillo Real be confused. The late-ripening, high-yielding vine is prone to Botrytis but resistant to drought, It produces alcoholic white wines. The variety occupied mainly in Spain in Spain La Mancha In 2010, a total of 4,364 hectares of vineyards with a strong declining trend (ten years earlier, there were 7,272 hectares). It is thus worldwide varieties ranking on rank 120.

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

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