The white grape variety is a new breed between Riesling ( Red Riesling ) x Courtiller Musqué Precoce ( Muscat Précoce de Saumur ). Synonyms are Afterglow, Aroma Riesling, Riesling Aromat, Riesling Aromatique, Ryzlink Aromaticky and Ryzlink Zlaty. The cross 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. No holdings were reported in 2010 (Kym Anderson ).
Images: Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI), Federal Research Center for Cultivated Plants,
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