The white grape variety is a new breed between Riesling ( Red Riesling ) x Courtiller Musqué Précoce ( Muscat Précoce de Saumur ). Synonyms are Afterglow, Aroma Riesling, Riesling Aromatique, Riesling Aromatique, Ryzlink Aromaticky and Ryzlink Zlaty. The crossing was made by the French breeder Christian Oberlin (1831-1915) in Colmar ( Alsace. France ). With the same parents are the varieties August Riesling and early Riesling emerged. In 2010, no stock was reported (Kym Anderson ).
Photos: Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI), Federal Research Center for Cultivated Plants,
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