The white grape variety is a new breed between Roter Traminer ( Gewurztraminer x Müller-Thurgau What published through 2012 DNA analysis was confirmed. By the way, the varieties are also from the same parents pearl and Würzer emerged. The crossing took place in 1927 by Georg Shy (1879-1949) at the State Institute of Vine Breeding in Alzey ( Rheinland-Pfalz ). The vine produces rather low-acid wines. She has not prevailed; In 2010, only two more hectares were in Rheinhessen expelled.
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)