The red grape variety (also CATAP 9/17) is a new breed between Castets x I-35-9 9/17 = ( Complexion of Cher x Aleatico ) x Pukhliakovsky, The father population is in Russia emerged. The crossing takes place in 1967 in the Slovakia by Dorota Pospíšilová, By the way, the new breed is also with the same parents Rudava emerged. It is named after a river in the east of Slovakia. The variety protection was granted in 2011. The medium to late ripening, productive vine is resistant to frost and Botrytis, but somewhat susceptible to the real mildew, It produces dark-colored, full-bodied red wines with a Cabernet Sauvignon-like aroma and good aging potential. The variety is grown in Slovakia on one hectare of vineyards (ex Wine grapes ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012