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California 2134F2

Synonym (breeding number) for the grape variety Ruby Cabernet; look there.

The red variety is a new breed between Carignan Noir ( mazuelo x Cabernet Sauvignon, Synonyms include Cabernet Ruby, California 234 F2, Roubi Cabernet and Rubi Kaberne. The crossing took place in 1936 at the University of California in Davis by dr. Harold P. Olmo (1909-2006). The breeding goal was to develop a variety suitable for the hot regions in California for Bordeaux-like wines. However, it turned out...

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