Alicante Bouschet

COMMON SYNONYM: Alicante Henri Bouschet
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: France
SPECIES: V. vinifera
BREEDER: H. Bouschet
PEDIGREE: Petit Bouschet x Grenache
USE: Wine
VIGOR: Medium
BUDBREAK: Early
HARVEST TIMING: Early
CLONES OFFERED: 01

Information from the National Grape Registry, www.ngr.ucdavis.edu

OTHER INFORMATION: Pink flesh and deep red grape coloring characteristics. Canned Alicante Bouschet juice has been used by amateur winemakers to ferment homemade wines. Popularly grown in California, France and Spain, and in cool regions.