The red grape variety comes from France, Synonyms are Grand Téoulier, Gros Téoulier, Manosquen, Manosquin, Petit Téoulier, Plant de Manosque, Plant Dufour, Teinturier Téoulier, Téoulier, Thuillier, Thuillier Noir and Trouillere. According to in 2013 DNA analysis it comes from a presumably natural cross between Paugayen x Plant d'Entrechaux, However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). The variety was first mentioned in documents in 1715. The medium maturing vine is susceptible to real ones mildew, It produces low-acid red wines with a moderate alcohol content. The almost extinct variety is in the area palette ( Provence ) cultivated. In 2010, less than one hectare was designated (Kym Anderson ). The color mutation Téoulier Blanc has already disappeared from the vineyards.
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012