The red grape variety (also Geisenheim 8331-1) is an interspecific new breed between Chancellor (Seibel 7053) x rondo, They are genes from Vitis aestivalis. Vitis amurensis. Vitis labrusca. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The crossing of the hybrid took place in 1983 at the research institute Geisenheim (Rheingau). The variety protection took place in 2002. The late-ripening vine is particularly resistant to real and false mildew and also moderate against Botrytis which is why they are considered PIWI Variety applies. It is also resistant to frost and bunch rot, The variety produces ruby, spicy red wines with mild tannins and aromas of ripe red fruits. There are small acreages in Germany in the growing area Hessian mountain road, In 2010, however, no inventory was reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)