Goldburger

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Goldburger
Grape (Vitis)
Color of berry skin Blanc
Species Vitis vinifera
Also called see list of synonyms
Origin Klosterneuburg, Austria
Notable regions Burgenland

Goldburger is a white Austrian wine grape grown primarily in the Burgenland region. The grape is a crossing of Orangetraube and Welschriesling and was created in 1922 by Fritz Zweigelt at the Höhere Bundeslehranstalt und Bundesamt für Wein- und Obstbau (HBLAuBA) in Klosterneuburg.[1][2]

Synonyms[edit]

Goldburger is also known under the synonyms Klosterneuburg 16-8 and Orangeriesling.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ J. Robinson Jancis Robinson's Wine Course Third Edition pg 110 Abbeville Press 2003 ISBN 0-7892-0883-0
  2. ^ a b Goldburger, Vitis International Variety Catalogue, accessed 2010-11-24