The white grape comes from Romania, Synonyms are Königstraube, Lampar, Lampartner, Lampau, Lampone, Lampor, Lampor Fehér, Lampor Jardovanz, Mustafer, Mustos, Mustos Beli, Mustosfehér, Stafttraube. It may, despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological Similarities do not match the varieties Frâncuşă (Mustoasă de Moldova) or Juhfark (Mustafer) be confused. The synonym Lampor (Königstraube) is not secured, it could also be an independent variety (as of 2013). In 2005 took place DNA analysis revealed that by crossing Fetească Albă x Mustoasă de Măderat the variety Fetească Regală originated. However, this is based on only 14 DNA markers (see below molecular Genetics ).
The exact origin is unknown, but the name indicates the Măderat vineyards in western Romania. The late-ripening, high-yielding vine is prone to both the true and the false mildew, but resistant to Botrytis and frost to minus 18 ° Celsius. It produces aromatic, very acidic white wines with aromas of citrus, which are excellent for sparkling wine and brandy production. The variety is mainly grown in the area Minis Măderat (Banat). She finished in 2010 in Romania in total 255 hectares of vineyards.
Source : Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Photos : Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI), Federal Research Center for Cultivated Plants,
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