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The white grape variety is a new breed between Cape Riesling ( Crouchen ) x Ugni Blanc ( Trebbiano Toscano ). The interim acceptance with Sémillon as a mother variety was made in 2007 DNA analysis turned out to be wrong. The cross was made in 1964 by Professor Christiaan Johannes Orffer (1926-2008) at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. The early ripening, productive vine is resistant to bunch rot and most fungal diseases, with the exception of Echter mildew, It produces white wines with aromas of grass and green pepper which are mainly used for blends. She occupied in 2010 South Africa 422 hectares of vineyards (statistics Kym Anderson ). ,

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