The white grape variety comes from France, Synonyms are Cerceau, Epinette Blanc, Lucane, Per Doré, Saint Pierre, Saint Pierre de l'Allier and San Per Doré. According to in 2012 DNA analysis is a presumably natural cross between Gouais Blanc x Friulano ( Sauvignonasse ). However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). She was a crossing partner in the new breeding Aranel, The maturing vine is susceptible to real ones mildew and Botrytis, It produces low-acid white wines with a low alcohol content. It will be in the area Saint-Pourçain on the upper course of the Loire cultured. Also in Canada there should be a small inventory. However, the population is declining sharply, in 2010 less than one hectare was reported.
Crédit photographique: IFV, INRA, Montpellier SupAgro