Tagged: New wine grapes

Tom Plocher’s New Grapes Are Spreading 0

Tom Plocher’s New Grapes Are Spreading

University grape breeding programs – like Cornell and Minnesota- grab a lot of attention. But private grape breeders continue to develop many of the grapes that are used to make cold hardy wines. One...

New Red Hybrids Coming From Ed Swanson 5

New Red Hybrids Coming From Ed Swanson

Grape breeder Ed Swanson has been working 15 years to develop hybrid wine grapes with tannic structures that appeal to the American palate.  Now Swanson is planning to release a ground breaking new red...