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Fehér Sauvignon

Synonymous with the grape variety Sauvignon Blanc; look there.

The white grape variety comes from France, Around 100 synonyms testify to the old age and the worldwide distribution of the vine in almost all of them wine-producing countries, The most important, grouped alphabetically by country, are fig grape, nutmeg-Silvaner, Würzsilvaner ( Germany ); Blanc Doux, Blanc Fumé, Blanc Fumet, Fumé, Genetin, Gennetin, Gentin a Romorantin, Gros Sauvignon, Libournais, Painechon, Puinechou, Punéchon, Punechou, Quinechon, Sauternes, Sauvignon Blanc Musqué, Sauvignon Fumé, Sauvignon Jaune, Sauvignon Jaune, Sauvignon Musque, Savagnou, Surin ( France ); Pellegrina, pissotta, Sauvignon Bianco ( Italy ); Fumé Blanc ( California ); Sauvignon Bijeli, Sovinjon ( Croatia ); Genetin ( Luxembourg ); Sotern Marunt, Verdo Belîi ( Moldova ); Fig Grape, Nutmeg-Silvaner, White Sauvignon ( Austria ); Muscatni Silvanec ( Slovenia ); Sauvignon Blanco ( Spain ); Fehér Sauvignon, Zöld Ortlibi ( Hungary ). Despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological No similarities with the varieties Ahumat, Savagnin Blanc ( Traminer ) Sauvignonasse (Friulano, Tai), Sylvaner or Spergola (formerly synonymous with Sauvignon Blanc in Italy).

Sauvignon Blanc - grape and leaf

According to in 1999 DNA analysis there is one Parent-offspring relationship with the Savagnin Blanc variety Traminer, A previously suspected parenthood Savagnin Blanc x Chenin Blanc has been refuted. This also explains why Savagnin Blanc and Sauvignon Blanc were often confused and have the same synonyms. Savagnin Blanc is probably not a progeny, but a parent, as this variety was mentioned much earlier than the probable descendant Sauvignon Blanc. The second parent is unknown. There are related relationships through Savagnin Blanc with the varieties Aubin BlancAubin...

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