Vitis vinifera

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Noun1.Vitis vinifera - common European grape cultivated in many varietiesVitis vinifera - common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes
vinifera grape - grape from a cultivated variety of the common grape vine of Europe
genus Vitis, Vitis - the type genus of the family Vitaceae; woody vines with simple leaves and small flowers; includes a wide variety of grapes
grape vine, grapevine, grape - any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
Chardonnay, chardonnay grape - white wine grape
Pinot, Pinot grape - any of several purple or white wine grapes used especially for Burgundies and champagnes
Sauvignon grape - small blue-black grape of Medoc region of France highly prized in winemaking
Cabernet Sauvignon grape - superior red wine grapes grown especially in the Bordeaux region of France and northern California
Sauvignon blanc - white wine grape grown in California
Merlot - black wine grape originally from the region of Bordeaux
Muscadet - white grape grown especially in the valley the Loire in France
Riesling - white grape grown in Europe and California
Zinfandel - small black grape grown chiefly in California; transplanted from Europe
Chenin blanc - white grape grown especially in California and the lower Loire valley of France
malvasia - used to make malmsey wine
muscat, muskat - any of several cultivated grapevines that produce sweet white grapes
Verdicchio - a variety of white wine grape grown in Italy
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Reflecting this change, modern domesticated grapes are known scientifically as vitis vinifera ssp.
When temps get below that, Vitis vinifera buds can begin to perish.
Mas aun, como las uvas nativas no produjeran un vino con la calidad deseada, al conquistador extremeno "se le ocurrio Injertar en cepas autoctonas la Vitis vinifera que importaba de Espana".
Addison, TX, has patented a method of treating fine lines or wrinkles, the method comprising topically applying to skin a composition consisting essentially of Magnolia officinalis bark extract; Vitis vinifera seed extract; tocopherol or tocopherol acetate; lecithin; at least one gum; and water.
Effects of rootstocks andirrigation levels on grape quality of Vitis vinifera L.
Resveratrol (trans-3,5,4'-trihydroxystilbene), a polyphenolic phytoalexin synthesized in nearly 70 plant species, is found to be particularly abundant in Vitis vinifera (grape vine) and its derivatives (e.
35 mg L-1 IBA was effective for root formation from regenerated adventitious buds in Vitis vinifera.
Sixteen esterase isozymes have been detected in Vitis vinifera cultivars (Italia, Rubi, Benitaka and Brasil), and the biochemical l characterization of grape esterases using ester substrates has revealed the existence of [alpha]-, [beta]- and [alpha]/[beta]-esterases (ORASMO et al.
The common grape, Vitis vinifera, is native to the Mediterranean region, central Europe, and southwestern Asia--from Morocco and Portugal to southern Germany and northern Iran.
Winetherapy's natural use of ingredients include Olea Europaea fruit oil (juice from the olive), Vitis vinifera leaf extract (red vine leaf extract), Hydrolyzed grape fruit, Helianthus annuus seed oil (sunflower oil), Miele (honey), Vitis Vinifera juice (red grape juice), Fucus vesiculosus extract (seaweed) and Equisetum arvense leaf extract (horsetail extract).