The white grape variety (also Alzey 10378) is a new breed between Muscat d'Eisenstadt ( Ingram's Muscat ) x Müller-Thurgau according to published in 2012 DNA analysis, The parentage of Luglienga Bianca x Gamay turned out to be wrong. The crossing took place in 1929 Germany by the breeder Georg Shy (1879-1949) in Alzey / Rheinhessen. Long-time Scheu employee Anne-Marie Regner (1911-1999) was honored with the name. The early-ripening vine produces a rather low-acid wine, reminiscent of Müller-Thurgau, with light nutmeg, The variety is grown in Germany on 42 hectares of vineyards, of which 41 in Rheinhessen, There is a small inventory of four hectares in England, In 2010 a total of 46 hectares of vineyards were shown (Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)