Mancin N
Name of vine variety in France
Mancin
Origin
Mancin N is originally from the Bordeaux vineyards region.
Synonymy
No synonym is officially recognized in France for this variety, nor in other countries in the European Union.
Regulations
In France, Mancin N is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties".
Use
Wine vine variety
Evolution of area under vines in France
1958 1968 1979 1988 2016
ha 324 140 14 1 0.7
Description
Identification signs include:
- the tip of the young shoots has a heavy coat of flat-lying hairs,
- young leaves are green with bronze patches,
-adult leaves have 5 lobes with an open petiolar sinus with a U-shaped base; small teeth with straight or convex sides, a slightly revolute leaf blade and the underside with a moderate coat of upright and flat-lying hairs, 
- round-shaped berries.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 137 229 239 172 188 248 238 247 239
Allel 2 155 236 239 186 194 252 254 267 255
Phenology
Bud burst: 3 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: period II, 2 and 1/2 to 3 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Mancin N displays early bud burst and moderate vigor. It is generally long pruned. Moderate fertility but with a steady production.
Sensitivity to diseases and pests
Mancin N is ot very susceptible to powdery mildew.
Technological potential
Grape clusters are large and the berries are moderate in size. Mancin N produces fairly balanced, well colored, relatively acid and not very astringent wines.
Clonal selection in France
There are no approved clones for this vine variety at the present time.
Bibliographic references
- Catalogue des variétés et clones de vigne cultivés en France. Collectif, 2007, Ed. IFV, Le Grau-du-Roi.
- Documentation interne du Domaine de Vassal. 1949-2011, INRA, Marseillan-plage.
- Cépages et vignobles de France, tome 1. P. Galet, 1990, Ed. Dehan, Montpellier.