The white grape comes from Germany, It used to be falsely thought to be the archetype of whites Riesling be. According to in the years 2007 and 2009 took place DNA analysis However, it is clearly a color mutation the white species. On the same grape, white and reddish berries are often observed, which never occurs in white Riesling. The vine is a little less prone to Botrytis, The wines made from it are very similar to those from white Riesling, but are a bit more acidic. The variety was crossing partner in the new breeds Aromriesling and Veritas, Red (h) he Riesling is confusingly also an old synonym for the varieties Red Veltliner.