The United States 2

The United States 2 - The United States No wine tradition...

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The United States No wine tradition Varietally labeled wines Generic wines o -Red table wines Semi-generic wines o -California Chablis US Appellations American Viticultural Area AVA Wine type not controlled Geographic origin only o Geographic distinction required Any Size o Multiple states 198 as of January 2010 Can overlap But not necessarily neatly nested US Wine Labels Political Area 75% AVA 85% Any California Place name 100% California Grapes Grape Variety 75% (90%) Vintage 95% from year stated Reserve no legal meaning Virtual Winery: A individual person who buys wine, bottle it and sells it themselves, so not from an actual winery Washington: More concords than any other state o Juice and jelly All wine grapes are vinifera o Winter cold fan training Crown gall disease o Some phylloxera No rootstocks California makes: 74% of the wine sold in the U.S 90% of the wine made in the U.S California grapes are grown for o Raisins: 25%
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course VEN VEN 003 taught by Professor Waterhouse during the Fall '09 term at UC Davis.

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