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Sankt Laurent

 
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Laurenzitraube (AT), Svatovavřinecké (CZ, SK), Saint Laurent (DE), Sentlovrenka (SL). The name St. Laurent originates from Saint Laurent's name day on 10 August, when the veraison or reddening of the green grape berries occurs.  

 
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The high quality St. Laurent variety belongs to the Pinot family, and the synonym Pinot St. Laurent suggests a pinot seedling.  

 
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In the course of a more quality orientated thinking in recent years, the variety has experienced a revival in all wine-producing regions, particularly in southern Thermenregion and northern Burgenland as a varietal or valued blending partner.