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red

red (GB)
rouge (F)
rosso (I)
rood (N)
tinto (PO)
tinto, rojo (ES)

In German-speaking countries such as Austria, Germany and Switzerland, it is a common ingredient in the names of red wine varieties; for example, Roter Veltliner, Roter Muskateller, Roter Riesling, Roter Traminer and Roter Trollinger. However, these are white wine varieties because the colouring agents(anthocyanins) are not strong enough to produce a red wine. They result in a light-coloured (white, yellow, greenish) or maximum light red white wine.

rote Rebsorten - Roter Veltliner, Roter Muskateller, Roter Riesling, Roter Traminer, Roter Trollinger

For a red wine, dark-coloured grapes in the blue to black colour range are required. These then produce red wines in various shades of colour. See also under colour, as well as blue, black and white

rot - 8 verschiedene Farbschattierungen

Grapes: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)
Red tones: Norbert F. J. Tischelmayer

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