The white grape variety is a new breed between Merbein 29-56 (Planta Pedralba x Sultana
) x Red Traminer ( Gewurztraminer
). The crossing took place in 1970 on CSIRO Institute
by AJ Antcliff. The variety protection
was issued in 1982. The late-ripening, productive vine is resistant to drought
, It produces aromatic, acidic white wines and is also known as table grape
used. The variety is grown in the South Australia ( Riverland
) and New South Wales.