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26 Dec 2008

Written by Dr José Vouillamoz.

Merlot is a natural progeny of Cabernet Franc and a previously unknown red grape named Magdeleine Noire des Charentes, DNA boffins revealed.

Merlot (see Oxford Companion to Wine) is a black grape variety originally associated with the great…