The white grape variety comes from Germany or the Switzerland, Synonyms are noble franconian, green noble franconian, small franconian and white franconian. Because of the same synonyms, it is not allowed to use the varieties Greenfinch (Adelfranke, Adelfranke Blanche) or Traminer (Noble franc) be confused. It is a presumably natural cross between Traminer x unknown variety. The very old vine belongs to the group of Frankish, so qualitatively “better” grape varieties. The medium-ripening vine tends to Verrieseln and therefore is not secure earnings, It produces full-bodied, fruity White wines with aromas of citrus and green apple Green Valtellina recall. No stocks were shown in 2010 (Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)