The red variety (also Ravat 262) is an interspecific new breed between Seibel 8365 x Pinot Noir, They are genes of Vitis labrusca. Vitis lincecumii. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid took place in France by the private breeder Jean François Ravat (+1940) early 1930s. It is cultivated on the North American East Coast. The variety was crossing partner in the new breed Marquette, In 2010, one hectare of vineyards in the Yonne (northwestern Burgundy ) (Kym Anderson ). There should also be stocks on the North American East Coast.
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)