The red grape variety (breed number 17-92) is a new breed between between Blauer Limberger ( Blaufränkisch ) x Dornfelder according to published in 2012 DNA analysis, The crossing of Dornfelder x Cabernet Sauvignon turned out to be wrong. The crossing took place in 1971 by the two Helmut Schleip and Bernd HE Hill at the State Teaching and Research Center for Wine and Fruit Growing in vineyard (Württemberg). The variety protection was granted in the year. By the way, the new breed is from the same parents Cabernet Dorio emerged. The medium maturing hardy Vine is very susceptible to the wrong people mildew, It produces fruity, tannic red wines Cassis flavor, The variety occupied in 2009 Germany 234 hectares. There are also small stocks in the Switzerland (22 ha) and in Hungary (1 ha). In 2010, a total of 257 hectares of vineyards were reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
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