The white grape variety (also Terrantes do Pico) comes from Portugal
, The name indicates the Azores island
Pico, where she was represented at least earlier. She must not be with others Terrantez varieties
like, among others, the variety Malvasia Fina
(synonym Terrantez do Pico) be confused. In 2010, less than one hectare of vineyards in the two areas Beira Interior
on the beach (but not in the Azores).