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The white grape variety comes from Greece, Synonyms are Prekiadi, Prekna, Preknadi, Preknari, Preknari Lefko, Prekniariko and Prekno. The identity has not yet been clarified because that DNA profile in the Greek Vitis database is identical to the variety Chasselas while the morphological Description in the same database totally different. The medium to late ripening vine is susceptible to Botrytis but resistant to drought, It produces aromatic, alcohol-rich but rather low-acid white wines. The variety is produced in smaller quantities in the Greek regions Macedonia and Thessaly grown.

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

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