Log in Become a Member


Synonym for the grape variety Ives; see there.

The red grape variety comes from the USA. Synonyms are Black Ives, Bordo (Brazil), Grano d'Oro, Ives, Ives Madeira, Ives Seedling, Ives' Madeira Seedling and Kittredge (Australia). The exact origin has long been puzzled. The most common hypothesis is that it is an open-flowered seedling of the Hartford variety (Vitis labrusca), which was discovered in 1840 by a Henry Ives near Cincinnati, Ohio. A second is...

The world's largest Lexikon of wine terms.

23.136 Keywords · 48.170 Synonyms · 5.311 Translations · 28.450 Pronunciations · 155.966 Cross-references
made with by our Experts. About the Lexicon


Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.