The white grape variety (also Mátrai Muskatály) is a new breed between Izsáki Sárfehér ( Arany Sárfehér ) x Muscat Ottonel what happened through in 2005 DNA analysis has been confirmed. The cross was made in 1952 by the breeder Pál Kozma in Hungary, The variety protection was granted in 1982. The medium to late ripening, productive vine is moderately susceptible to fungal diseases, It produces aromatic white wines with fresh acidity and nutmeg, The variety is in the fields Etyek-Buda and especially Kunság grown. In 2010 a total of 67 hectares of vineyards were reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)