The red grape variety (also Pescatore) comes from Austria or Austria-Hungary (at the time of the Habsburg monarchy). The name component "Hongrie" could indicate a Hungarian descent. In the vineyards of the Australian winery Torbreck im Barossa Valley some very old vines are cultivated. They count in the opinion of the company to the group of about 70 varieties, which in 1833 by the Australian viticulture pioneer James Busby (1802-1871) had been taken from his European trip. Some varieties were identified in 2017 for identification purposes INRA in Montpellier to hand over. One of them should be the nearly extinct Wildbacher de Hongrie. Whether it connects to varieties cultivated in Styria (Austria) Blue Wildbacher is not known.