The white grape variety is a new breed between Gewurztraminer
x Gouais Blanc
, The cross was made in 1986 by the breeder Hans-Peter Baumann in the municipality Visp (Haut-Valais) in the Switzerland
, The medium to late ripening vine produces aromatic white wines with moderate acidity and aromas of Lychée, roses
and marzipan. It is used exclusively by the Diroso winery in the canton Wallis
grown on 0.2 hectares.
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012