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Epinette

Synonymous (also Epinette de Champagne) for the grape variety Chardonnay; look there.

The white grape comes from France. There are around 120 Synonyms which on the age and worldwide distribution in most wine-producing countries Clues. The main alphabetically grouped by country are Clevner, Clävner ( Alsace ); Arboisier, Arnaison Blanc, Arnoison, Aubain, Aubaine, Auvergnat Blanc, Auvernat Blanc, Auxerrois, Auxois, Beaunois, Blanc de Champagne, Chardonnet, Chaudenay, Chaudent, Epinette, Epinette de Champagne, Gamay Blanc, Gentil Blanc, Luisant, Melon à Queue Rouge, Melon Blanc, Melon d'Arbois, Melon d'Arlay, Morillon, Morillon Blanc, Noirien Blanc, Pinot Blanc Chardonnay, Pinot de Bourgogne, Rousseau ( France ); Yellow Burgundy, Klawner, White Ruländer ( Germany ); Chardonnay Bijeli ( Croatia ); Obaideh ( Lebanon ); Wais Edler, Waiser Clevner ( Moldova ); Morillon, Pinot Noir ( Austria ). Despite apparently suggesting synonyms or morphological No similarities with the varieties Aligoté. Auxerrois (Beaunois) Melon de Bourgogne. Pinot Blanc (very similar), Sacy or Traminer (Savagnin Blanc) can be confused.

Chardonnay - grape and leaf

Until the end of the 19th century, Chardonnay and Pinot Blanc were often confused. The Ampelograph Victor Pulliat (1827-1896) had already assumed two different varieties in 1868 and this was officially recognized at least in France in 1872. Other countries had problems for much longer and the two were considered identical. In Austria they were still recorded and shown in the official lists of grape varieties until 1999. It was only through in 1999 DNA analysis Independence was finally confirmed: Chardonnay is a natural cross between Gouais Blanc x Pinot, In the Austrian Styria Chardonnay is traditionally called Morillon referred to and often regarded as independent. Although this vine shows slight morphological differences compared to Chardonnay, it is genetically identical.

Chardonnay Musqué - grape and leaf

According to a hypothesis, the Lebanon cultivated variety Obaideh be the ancestor, which is obsolete due...

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