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The white variety comes from the United States, It is a openly bloomed Seedling of the variety Taylor, It was named after Noah, who according to the story 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, Noa, Noah Bianca, Noé, Nohan, Noka, Nova, Nove, Otelo Belo and Tatar Rizling.

Noah - grape and leaf

At least they are genes from the American species Vitis labrusca and Vitis riparia contain. The selection of the hybrid took place in 1869 Illinois -USA by the private breeder Otto Wasserzieher. It was then made by the Bush & Son & Meissner company Missouri common. Despite apparently indicative synonyms or morphological It must not be similar to 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 Noah variety was a crossing partner in the new varieties Baco Blanc. Baco Chasselas and Totmur, It is also called document used.

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

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

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