The red grapes (also Semenac 1-17-4) is a new breed between Alicante Bouschet x Cabernet Sauvignon. The crossing took place in Ukrainian research station for viticulture in Odessa. It has good resistance to fungal diseases and frost. Apart from former USSR countries like Ukraine, the kind even in Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia is cultivated. It is used mainly for blends, for which it provides color and cabernet aroma.