The red grape variety is an interspecific new variety between Seibel 13-666 x Aleatico. Synonyms are Viorica and Wiorika. It contains genes of Vitis berlandieri, Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera. The hybrid was crossed in 1969 in Moldova by N. I. Guzun. In 2010 there were cultivated areas in Moldova (40 ha) and Russia (307 ha).