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Furmint

The white grape variety comes from Hungary. The etymology of the name is unknown despite many hypotheses. There are more than 130 synonyms, which testifies to the high age and wide distribution. The most important ones grouped alphabetically by country are Malvasia Verde(Brazil); Weißer Landstock, Zapfner, Zopfner(Germany); Furmint Blanc, Sauvignon Vert, Tokay(France); Furmint Bianco, Furmint Giallo(Italy); Moslavac, Moslavac Bijeli, Pošipel, Pošipon, Sipelj, Šipon(Croatia); Luttenberger, Mehlweiß, Mosler, Moster, Seestock, Seeweinbeere, Weißlaber, Weißlabler, Weißlauber(Austria); Som(Romania); Šipon(Slovenia); Tokaisky (former USSR); Arany Furmint, Budai Goher, Fehér Furmint, Lazafürtü Furmint, Szigeti, Valtozó Furmint(Hungary).

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