Wine glossary

new crossing
Definition:the result of crossing two varieties, with the aim of creating a vine that has improvements upons its parents.

Famous new crossings are for example, Müller-Thurgau (Riesling x Chasselat de Courtellier), Blauer Zweigelt (St. Laurent x Blaufränkisch), and Blauburger (Blauer Portugieser x Blaufränkisch).