The red grape variety (also Levokumskij) originates from Russia
. It is named after a district of the Krasnodar region in the extreme southwest of the Caucasus foothills. The origin (parentage) is unknown. The vine is frost-resistant to
minus 27 °Celsius, resistant to botrytis
, as well as to phylloxera
. It produces simple wines. In 2010, 890 hectares of vineyard area were designated.