The white grape variety is an interspecific new breed between Cascade (Seibel 13-053) x Seyve-Villard 14-287 ( Seibel 4746 x Muscat du Moulin ). Acadie, L'Acadie, L Acadie Blanc, La'Cadie, V 53261 and Vineland 53-261. They are genes from Vitis aestivalis. Vitis berlandieri. Vitis cinerea. Vitis labrusca. Vitis lincecumii. Vitis riparia. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The crossing of the hybrid was done in 1953 by Ollie A. Bradt in Niagara-Ontario (Canada). It was then sent to the Nova Scotia Research Center, where it received its name after the former French province of Acadia, and parenting was clarified by Helen Fisher.
The early to medium ripening vine is resistant to frost to minus 25 ° Celsius and due to the looseness of against Botrytis, It produces flowery, rather low-acid white wines with honey flavors. The variety is mainly in Canada in the provinces of Quebec and Ontario, as well as in the northwest of the United States grown in some states. In 2010, however, no stocks were shown (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)