The white grape comes from Portugal, Synonyms are Allaren, Arinto Gordo, Boal Prior and Tamarez d'Alentejo. She may despite morphological Similarities or apparently indicative synonyms not with the varieties Tamarez (Boal Prior) or Trincadeira Preta be confused. According to done in 2015 DNA analysis it is a presumably natural cross between To lift x Alfrocheiro, However, in another DNA analysis by other biologists only the parenting of the species Hebén could be confirmed. The variety was crossing partner in the new breed Albana Devej, The early ripening vine is susceptible to Botrytis but resistant to both mildews, It produces bright white wines with aromas of fresh herbs, lemons and pears. The variety is in the fields Península de Setúbal and Ribatejo grown. In 2010, a vineyard of 239 hectares with a slight upward trend was reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012