Concord grape


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Concord grape

n.
A cultivated variety of the fox grape having dark blue to purple-black skin, used for making jelly, juice, and wine.

[After ConcordMassachusetts.]

Concord grape

(ˈkɒŋkəd; ˈkɒnkɔːd)
n
(Brewing) a variety of grape with purple-black fruit covered with a bluish bloom
[C19: discovered at Concord, Mass.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Concord grape - slipskin grapeConcord grape - slipskin grape; a purple table grape of the northeastern United States
fox grape - purplish-black wild grape of the eastern United States with tough skins that slip easily from the flesh; cultivated in many varieties
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Welch's Global Ingredients Group has welcomed the news that 'mindful choices' is set to be 2018's top food and beverage trend -- and says it believes this could be the Year of the Concord Grape as a result.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) will use up to $18 million in Section 32 funds to purchase concord grape juice for use in domestic nutrition programs across the country.
A There are studies that suggest that Concord grape juice can be beneficial to the brain.
A study published in the March 2016 issue of the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that a small group of middle-aged women who drank a daily 12-ounce glass of Concord grape juice for 12 weeks experienced significant improvements in cognitive function and driving performance compared to a similar group who received a placebo.
Along with popular variations like Concord grape and peanut butter, which uses grapes from neighbors' gardens, owner Renee Erickson and pastry chef Clare Gordon are piping their sugared confections with housemade fillings such as spiced apple (featuring brandy, cinnamon, and clove) and quince and autumn olive jam (with fruit from Sleeping Sea farm on Orcas Island).
To avoid the spontaneously-grilled-cheese effect, I often opted for PB&Js--Skippy or Jif, Welch's Concord grape jelly (I didn't know there was any other kind), and Stroehmann white (my mother's preferred brand of the Wonder-style fluffy, flavorless bread).
Garnish with a Concord grape and lemon peel twisted to release the oils onto the drink.
Dessert was Concord grape sorbet and angel food cake.
Breast cancer: Through a latest study, it has been discovered that purple colored Concord grape juice helps in preventing breast cancer.
Concord Grape Pie Pastry for 9", 2-crust pie 4 cups ripe Concord grapes 2 tablespoons butter, melted 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1 cup sugar 2 tablespoons quick cooking tapioca Pinch of salt Preheat oven to 450[degrees]F.
For the Concord grape gel Bring all ingredients to boil, whisking constantly Remove from heat and chill until set, about 1 1/2 hours.
Welch's Concord Grape Juice is more nutritious than any other juice in the supermarket.