This is a red fungus resistant cross made by the Weinbauinstitut Freiburg.
Cross: (Merzling X (Saperavi severnyi X Muskat Ottonel)) X Dornfelder
FR 487-88 r
Requirements to the vineyard site:
These are lower then them of Pinot noir, but ripening is only a little bit earlier then Pinot noir.
Not much, because the variety is very new.
A new variety with a high productivity, big bunches with big berries.
Type of wine:
Fruity, strong, reminging of the father (Dornfelder)