The red grape variety is an interspecific new breed between Rubinovy Magaracha x Pearl Noire, The paternity of Magarach 85-64-16 indicated in the breeding list turned out to be wrong. Synonyms are Antei, Antei Magarachskii and Magarach 70-71-52. They are genes from Vitis labrusca. Vitis lincecumii. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The crossing of the hybrid took place in 1971 at the Weinbauinstitut Magarach in the Crimea ( Ukraine ) by breeders YA Malchikov and N. Dubovenc. The variety protection was granted in 1988. The vine is resistant to both mildews and the phylloxera, such as frost resistant to minus 24 ° Celsius. It is used as a wine press table grape used. In 2010, however, no stock was shown (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Picture: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)