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Monbadon

The white grape comes from France, Synonyms are Aouba, Auba, Blanc de Cadillac, Burger, Cadillac and Frontignan des Charentes. It may be based on the exact place of origin, the municipality of Monbadon in the Gironde named. According to the year 2000 DNA analysis it is a natural cross between Fool Blanche x Ugni Blanc ( Trebbiano Toscano ). The medium to late ripening, very productive vine is prone to Botrytis, It produces acidic, neutral white wines for quick enjoyment. The almost extinct variety is in France in only a small amount in the Languedoc cultivated. In California she counted under the name Burger especially in the Central Valley until the 1950s the most common varieties, from the large amount of simple Jug Wines (Mass wines) were produced. The stock has since reduced very much, because in 2010 there were only 498 hectares of vineyards. There are also small stocks in Australia,

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

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