The white grape variety is a new breed between Riesling x Précoce de Malingre, However, this parenthood has only been published in 2012 DNA analysis exposed, because the breed specified by the breeder Muscat Précoce de Saumur has not been confirmed. Synonyms are French grape, yellow briesling, gold nutmeg, Riesling Doré, Risling Khativ and Risling Zolotistyi. The cross was made in Colmar-Alsace in 1893 by the breeder Christian Oberlin (1831-1915) at his vineyard.
The variety was a cross partner in the new varieties Etoile I. Etoile II. Leon Millot. Lucie Kuhlmann. Maréchal Foch. Maréchal Joffre and Pinard, The early ripening vine is prone to the wrong people mildew and Botrytis, Rather, it produces low-alcohol white wines with aromas grass and lemon, as well as tender nutmeg, In France it has almost disappeared and is documented in Alsace just under a hectare of vineyards. In Germany in 2010 it was grown exclusively in the growing area Saxony grown on 21 hectares.
The white grape variety is a new breed between Riesling x Müller-Thurgau, The crossing took place in Austria by Ing. David Schantl around 1960. It was released in 1989 on the occasion of the celebrations "100 Years of the State Fruit and Wine Association for Styria". The taste of the wine is reminiscent of the Welschriesling. In 2009 was in Austria but no inventory reported.
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