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Sémillon Rose

The white grape variety (also Red Semillon) comes from South Africa, It is a color mutation of Sémillon, It is believed to have been built around 1820. The berries are colored pink to red. The variety was mostly grown together with the white version and was quite common. In the 20th century, the population declined sharply. Today, only a few hectares are occupied with it, including in the region Swartland,

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

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