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The white grape variety (also K2) is a South African new breed between Chenin Blanc x Ugni Blanc ( Trebbiano Toscano ). The crossing took place in 1978 in South Africa by Prof. Christiaan Johannes Orffer (1926-2008). With the same parents, the variety was born Chenel, The high-yielding vine has been specially created for warm climates with intense artificial irrigation and bred the necessary rot resistance. It is also resistant to the real mildew, It produces acidic white wines, which are often used for distillation be used. In 2010, 14 hectares of vineyards were recorded with decreasing tendency (Kym Anderson ).

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