Chancellor (grape)

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Grape (Vitis)
Color of berry skinNoir
SpeciesInterspecific crossing
Also calledSeibel 7053 and other synonyms

Chancellor is a hybrid wine grape variety produced by Albert Seibel c. 1860. It is also known as Seibel 7053 and is a cross of Seibel 5163 and Seibel 880.[1]

The grape produces a fruity red wine.[2] It is susceptible to both downy and powdery mildew.[3]


Chancellor is also known under the synonyms or breeding codes S 70-53, S-7053, Seibel 70-53, and Seibel 7053.[1]


  1. ^ a b Vitis International Variety Catalogue: Chancellor, accessed 2010-07-08
  2. ^ "Chancellor Wine". Retrieved 24 June 2011.
  3. ^ "Vitis (Chancellor Grape)". Retrieved 24 June 2011.