The white grape (also Szila) is a new breed between Kövidinka x Chardonnay, The crossing took place in Serbia by the breeders P. Cindric, V. Kovac and S. Lazic. Of the variety protection was granted in 1988. The late-ripening, high-yielding vine is resistant to Botrytis but sensitive to frost, It produces light, acidic white wines. The variety is in Serbia grown in the west of the Vojvodina area. In 2010, however, no stock was reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source : Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Images : Ursula Brühl, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI), Federal Research Center for Cultivated Plants,
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