The red variety (also Chancellor Noir, Seibel 7053) is an interspecific new breed between Seibel 5163 (Seibel 2510 x Gaillard 2 ) x Seibel 880 (Couderc 28-112 x Seibel 2003). They are genes of Vitis labrusca. Vitis lincecumii. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid took place by the breeder Albert Seibel (1844-1936). The variety was very popular in France (especially on the Rhone), occupying 40,000 hectares. Following the ban on hybrid vines by the EU, the land was abandoned or cleared. She was (often under Seibel 7053) crossing partner in the new breeds Allegro. bolero. Breidecker. Cabernet Cantor. Chambourcin. Corot Noir. Garonnet. Geisenheim 318-57. hibernal. principal. Rainha. Sao Roque. Villard Noir,
The early ripening vine is resistant to frost but very vulnerable to both mildews, It produces dark, spicy red wines. The variety is in the US States Illinois. Indiana. Iowa. Michigan (14 ha in 2006), Nebraska, new York (19 ha in 2006), North Carolina and Pennsylvania, as in Canada (4 ha in 2008).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)