The largest wine encyclopedia in the world

22.856 Keywords • 48.241 Synonyms • 5.299 Translations • 51.012 Pronunciations • 152.571 Cross-references

0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


The red grape variety is a new breed between Blue Portuguese x Pinot Noir (What happened after 2012 DNA analysis was confirmed). Synonyms are Geilweilerhof 4-25-7 and Red Spotted. The crossing took place in 1927 by Peter Morio (1887-1960) at the vine breeding institute Geilweilerhof in Siebeldingen-Palatinate. Here she was Bernhard Husfeld (1900-1970) in the 1950s further processed or selected. The variety protection was granted in 1974. The variety was crossing partner in the new breed Calandro, The medium-maturing, high-yielding vine has a medium Botrytis resistance but is good resistant to chlorosis. virus. Verrieseln and frost, She tends to stem necrosis, The variety provides the Pinot Noir similar, but slightly acidic, extract-rich red wines with aromas of burgers and cherries. In 2009 was in Germany the acreage is 405 hectares. In the Switzerland is thus less than a hectare planted.

Domina - grape and leaf

Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)

World's largest wine knowledge database, made with by our author Norbert Tischelmayer.

About the Glossary


Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.