The red grape variety is a new breed between Chatus (Nebbiolo di Dronero) x Dolcetto, Synonyms are Dalmasso 16-8, Incrocio Dalmasso XVI / 8 and Valentino. According to carried out in 2009 DNA analysis has the breedlist entry Nebbiolo x Dolecetto proved wrong. The crossing took place in 1936 in Conegliano (Veneto) by Giovanni Dalmasso (1886-1974). Incidentally, the same parents are also the two new breeds Passau and San Martino (1) emerged. She will be in Piedmont grown. In 2010, 21 hectares of vineyards were reported with strong declining trend; Ten years earlier, it had been 56 hectares (Statistics Kym Anderson ). Small stocks should also be in Argentina give.
Pictures: MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service