or Faber

Appears in

Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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Faberrebe or Faber, waning, early-ripening German vine cross bred by Dr Scheu at Alzey in Rheinhessen in the early 20th century. Most of its 435 ha in 2011 were in the Rheinhessen. A little is also grown in England.