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Chardonnay

The white grape variety comes from France. There are about 120 synonyms, which indicate its age and worldwide distribution in most wine-growing countries. The most important ones, grouped alphabetically by country, are Clevner, Clävner(Alsace); Arboisier, Arnaison Blanc, Arnoison, Aubain, Aubaine, Auvergnat Blanc, Auvernat Blanc, Auxerrois, Auxois, Beaunois, Blanc de Champagne, Chardonnet, Chaudenay, Chaudent, Epinette, Epinette Blanc, Epinette de Champagne Gamay Blanc, Gentil Blanc, Luisant, Melon à Queue Rouge, Melon Blanc, Melon d'Arbois, Melon d'Arlay, Morillon, Morillon Blanc, Noirien Blanc, Pinot Blanc Chardonnay, Pinot de Bourgogne, Rousseau(France); Gelber Burgunder, Klawner, Weißer Ruländer(Germany); Chardonnay Bijeli(Croatia); Obaideh(Lebanon); Wais Edler, Waiser Clevner(Moldavia); Morillon, Feinburgunder(Austria) It must not be confused with the varieties Aligoté, Auxerrois (Beaunois), Melon de Bourgogne, Pinot Blanc (very similar), Sacy or Traminer (Savagnin Blanc), despite the fact that synonyms or morphological similarities seem to indicate this.

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