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Yellow burgundy

Synonym for the grape variety Chardonnay; look there.

The white grape variety comes from France. There are around 120 Synonyms, which are based on age and worldwide distribution in most wine-producing countries point out. The most important alphabetically grouped by country are Clevner, Clävner ( Alsace ); Arboisier, Arneau Blanc, Arnoison, Aubain, Aubaine, Auvergnat Blanc, Auvernat Blanc, Auxerrois, Auxois, Beauneois, Blanc de Champagne, Chardonnet, Chaudenay, Chaudent, Epinette, Epinette de Champagne, Gamay Blanc, Gentile Blanc, Luisant, Melon à Queue Rouge, Melon Blanc, Melon d'Arbois, Melon d'Arlay, Morillon, Morillon Blanc, Noirien Blanc, Pinot Blanc Chardonnay, Pinot de Bourgogne, Rousseau ( France ); Yellow Burgundy, Klawner, White Ruländer ( Germany ); Chardonnay Bijeli ( Croatia ); Obaideh ( Lebanon ); Wais Edler, Waiser Clevner ( Moldova ); Morillon, Pinot Blanc Austria ). It may, despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological Similarities do not match the varieties Aligoté. Auxerrois (Beaunois) Melon de Bourgogne. Pinot Blanc (very similar), Sacy or Traminer (Savagnin Blanc).

Chardonnay - grape and leaf

By the end of the 19th century, Chardonnay and Pinot Blanc were often confused. The Ampelographer Victor Pulliat (1827-1896) had already emanated in 1868 from two different varieties and this was at least in France in 1872 officially recognized. In other countries, problems had been going on for much longer and the two were considered identical. In Austria, they were registered and expelled together until 1999 in the official grape variety lists. Only in 1999 DNA analysis Finally, the autonomy was confirmed: Chardonnay is a natural cross between Gouais blanc x Pinot, In the Austrian Styria Chardonnay is traditionally called Morillon referred to and often considered as independent. Although this vine has slight morphological differences with Chardonnay, it is genetically identical.

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