The white grape variety comes from France, Synonyms are Albin Blanc, Aubain, Aubier, Aubin, Blanc de Creuë, Blanc de Magny and Gros Vert de Crenay. Despite apparently suggesting synonyms or morphological No similarities with the varieties Aubin Vert or Gros vert be confused. According to in 2013 DNA analysis is a presumably natural cross between Gouais Blanc (Heunisch) x Savagnin Blanc ( Traminer ). It was first mentioned in 1829. The early ripening vine produces aromatic white wines with moderate acidity. The endangered variety is in Lorraine cultivated in the Moselle area on only one hectare of vineyards (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)