You are here:  Home >> Oxford Companion >> E (3)
Latest articles
E (3)
31 Dec 2003 by JR
Euvitis Considered by many botanists to be one of two sections of the genus Vitis (see botanical classification ), the other being Muscadinia . These two are considered to be two separate genera by others, since Euvitis and Muscadinia vines differ in chromosome number and in appearance. All of the commercially important wine, table, and drying grapes belong to the genus Euvitis . Dr Richard Smart Mullins, M. G., Bouquet, A., and Williams, L., Biology of the Grapevine (Cambridge, 1992). Evans, Len Evans (1930-), promoter, taster, judge, consumer, teacher, and maker of wine who has done more to...

Sorry, this page is available only to current Purple Pages members. If you're not a member, why not join today and meet a lively community of fellow wine enthusiasts?

If you are already a Purple Pager, please log in.

Sign up for Purple Pages
  • 10653 articles (two new most days) and 99476 tasting notes
  • Exclusive online access to The Oxford Companion to Wine
  • Exclusive online access to all the World Atlas of Wine maps
  • Lively and intelligent Members' forum
  • Completely independent news, comment and inside tips
Join now
£6.99 a month or £69 a year
(Available in GBP, USD, EUR or AUD)
Contact us | Team Jancis | Site FAQs | Join now | Terms and Conditions | Privacy policy | Site map | RSS
© Copyright 2000-2014 Jancis Robinson