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AVA (island) in the U.S. state new York; look there.

On the north east coast of the United States and in the north adjacent Canada (Ontario Province) was tried by immigrants at the beginning of the 17th century. However, the local vines yielded due to the intrusive strawberry or Foxtons no edible wines and European varieties were created by the phylloxera destroyed, although the cause was not clear at the time. Around 200 years later, a presumably natural cross between a local originated Vitis labrusca and a European Vitis vinifera a hybrid, This was the basis for many breeds, especially the famous ones Concord, In the lake area Finger Lakes Large areas were planted with this vine in particular and produced from it Sweet wines and sparkling wines in which the Foxton didn't come into its own.

At the beginning of the 1960s,...

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