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The white grape variety comes from the United States, It is a openly dimmed Seedling of the variety Taylor, It was named after Noah, who according to narrative in the Bible (Gen. 9.21) after landing with the ark on the mountain Ararat became the winegrower and the first grapevine planted. Synonyms are Belo Otelo, Charvat, Flaga Alba, Fraga, Hondarribi Zuri, Noah, Noah Bianca, Noe, Nohan, Noka, Nova, Nove, Otelo Belo and Tatar Rizling.

Noah - grape and leaf

At least they are genes of the American species Vitis labrusca and Vitis riparia contain. The selection of hybrid took place in 1869 in Illinois -USA by the private breeder Otto Wasserzieher. It was then out of the company Bush & Son & Meissner Missouri common. Despite seemingly indicative synonyms or morphological She may not share similarities with the varieties Courbu Blanc. Crouchen or Elvira be confused. In the Spanish Basque Country the synonym Hondarribi Zuri is used for the first two varieties and for Noah (see also under Hondarribi Beltza ). The variety Noah was crossing partner in the new breeds Baco Blanc. Baco Chasselas and Totmur, It is also called document used.

The medium maturing vine is resistant to fungal diseases and black rot, She brings a white wine Foxton, During the Phylloxera disaster she came to Europe and was in France mainly at the Loire widely used. In the 1930s she was there for allegedly too high salary methanol forbidden. In Austria the variety became earlier for the local specialty Uhudler but is now banned within the EU for the production of wine. In the year 2010 there were smaller stocks in Italy. Moldova (71 ha), Portugal and Spain (see above) as well as in the United States in New Jersey,

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)

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