Zweigelt

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Name: 
Zweigelt
Color: 
 Red
Ancientness: 
Foreign (after 1900)
Origin: 
Central Europe
Viticulture: 
-
Aromatic: 
-
Producers listed: 
Wines listed: 
An artificial cross of Blaufränkisch and Sankt Laurent created at the Klosterneuburg Research Centre near Vienna in Austria in 1922, Zweigelt was named after its creator Fritz Zweigelt. A relatively early variety, prone to powdery mildew and highly productive, Zweigelt is not widely grown in Switzerland.

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