Also known as Seibel 9549 and is a cross of Seibel 5163 and possibly Seibel 793. Named after Adhemar de Chaunac, a pioneer in the Ontario wine industry. With a very vigorous growth habit and good resistance to powdery and downy mildew, this is a great variey to grow at home.
DeChaunac produces an excellent full-bodied Bordeaux style wine and ages well. Good character, very popular and is the best value for a full bodied red variety.