The red variety (also Kuhlmann 191-1) is an interspecific new breed between Millardet et Grasset 101-14 SP (Riparia x Rupestris) x Goldriesling (1). They are genes of Vitis riparia. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid took place at the beginning of the 20th century at the Oberlin Institute in Colmar-Alsace by the breeder Eugène Kuhlmann (1858-1932). Incidentally, the same parents are also the six new breeds Etoile I. Etoile II. Léon Millot. Lucie Kuhlmann. Maréchal Foch and Maréchal Joffre emerged. The early ripening vine is resistant to frost and fungal diseases, It produces velvety red wines with soft tannins, In 2010, no stocks were reported (Statistics but Kym Anderson ).
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)