Parellada B
Name of the variety in France
Parellada
Origin
Parellada is originally from Spain (Catalonia).
Synonyms
There is no officially recognized synonym in France nor in the other countries of the European Union, for this variety.
Legal information
In France, Parellada is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on the A list and classified. This variety is also listed in the catalogue of Spain.
Use
Wine grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
2018
ha 1
Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a high density of prostate hairs,
- the young leaves with a characteristic reddish-brown color,
- the large, circular adult leaves, entire or with five lobes, with shallow lateral sinuses, a closed petiole sinus, short teeth compared to their width at the base with convex sides, no or a weak anthocyanin coloration of veins, a twsited leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, a low to medium density of prostate hairs,
- the round-shaped or slightly obloid berries.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 131 225 243 176 188 248 238 257 239
Allel 2 141 232 249 178 204 248 240 257 271
Phenology
Bud burst: 10 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: late-season, 4 weeks and a half after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Parellada is fairly vigorous, fertile, productive and requires short pruning. This variety is well adapted to southern conditions.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Parellada is a little sensitive to downy mildew and powdery mildew.
Technological potentiality
Parellada's bunches are large to very large in size, often winged and the berries are medium in size. The sugar accumulation potential is moderate. This variety produces rather fine and well appreciated wines with a good acidity. It can be used to make sparkling wines and still white wines, particularly used in blends.
Clonal selection in France
The two certified Parellada clones carry the numbers 6003 and 6004.
Bibliographic references
- Documentary collections of the Centre de Ressources Biologiques de la Vigne de Vassal-Montpellier, INRAE - Montpellier SupAgro, Marseillan, France.
- Dictionnaire encyclopédique des cépages et de leurs synonymes. P. Galet, 2015, Ed. Libre&Solidaire, France.
Description of clones certified in France
Identity and availability Agronomic data Technological data Autres informations
Clone no. Marque Origin Selection Year of
certification
Agronomic
references
Surface area used
for propagation (year)
Fertility Production
level
Bunch
weight
Vigor Berry
size
Susceptibility
to grey rot
Sugar
level
Color
potential
Titrable
acidity
Tannic
structure
Aromatic
intensity
Oenological
suitability
New General
note
Agro-tecnic
note
Note
agronomique
Agronomic
note
Links
6003 Espagne IFV 2006 Languedoc low to medium medium medium medium medium medium representative wines of the variety
6004 Espagne IFV 2006 Languedoc low low to medium medium to high medium to high medium medium representative wines of the variety