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The white grape comes from Greece, Synonyms are Aspro, Gavus, Tsaousiko, Tsaousia and Tssaousis. She may not with the Turkish variety Cavus (with the synonym Tsaousi) are confused (in contrast to this it has male and female flowers). According to done in 2013 DNA analysis it is a presumably natural cross between Korithi Aspro x Mavrodaphne, However, this is based on only 17 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). The medium-maturing vine is prone to real mildew, It produces fresh, fruity white wines with aromas of melons, stone fruits and honey. The variety is also called table grape used. It is mainly on the Ionian island Kefallonia cultivated and used there mainly as Verschnittpartner. Smaller stocks exist in the two regions Macedonia and Thrace, In 2010, however, no stocks were reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

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