The red grape variety (also Freiburg 71-119-39) is a new breed between Pinot gris x complexion ( Complexion of Cher ). This has also been done in 2012 DNA analysis approved. The cross was made in 1938 by Dr. John carpenter (1907-1998) at the State Wine Institute Freiburg in Baden-Wurttemberg. The variety protection was granted in 1971. The variety was a cross partner in the new varieties Dakapo and Piroso, The vine is generally very resistant to vine diseases. It produces colorful wines, which is why it is mainly used as teinturier (Dye grape) or for Süßreserve used. In Germany it occupies 20 hectares of vineyards, including 13 in the growing area to bathe, There is also a tiny inventory in the Switzerland (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)