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Frontenac was a hybrid: 50 percent from a wild Vitis riparia American vine, and 50 percent from Vitis vinifera, the European grapevine.
In the vitis vinifera species of grapes that makes all of the world’s best wine.
Several varieties of vitis vinifera - Merlot, Syrah, Riesling - have fallen out of fashion with the public and are frequently bottled under proprietary names.
European settlers continued to plant vinifera throughout the nineteenth century.
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