You will receive 1 Bare Root plant with a healthy root system.
Baco Noir is an extremely vigorous variety that is best grown on heavy soils. Its fruit is usually high in acid, producing wines of good quality that are deeply pigmented and fruity.
Baco Noir is a hybrid French-American grape variety that has been used to make distinctive red wines since the early 20th century. It is a hybrid of two native North American grapes, Vitis riparia and Vitis labrusca, and was developed by French viticulturalist François Baco in the 1930s. It is now grown widely in many parts of the world, including the United States, Canada, France, and Italy.
Baco Noir grapes are dark and juicy, with a deep purple color and complex flavor. They are lower in acidity than many other red grape varieties, which gives them a softer and more approachable taste. They are also known for their high sugar content and robust tannins, making them especially suited for full-bodied, robust red wines.
Baco Noir is most commonly used to produce red wines, but it can also be used to make rosés, sparkling wines, and fortified wines. Its robust tannins and dark color make it an ideal choice for aging in oak barrels. Its complex flavor profile also makes it an ideal candidate for blending with other grape varieties.
For those interested in growing Baco Noir grapes, there are a few important considerations. The variety is hardy and fairly easy to grow, although it tends to be susceptible to mildew. It needs ample sunlight and well-drained soil, and should be pruned in late winter to reduce the potential for disease. It also thrives in cool climates, making it an ideal choice for vineyards in the northern United States and Canada.
Overall, Baco Noir is an excellent choice for those looking to make a distinctive red wine that is full-bodied and robust. Its unique flavor profile and high sugar content make it an ideal choice for blending, and its tannins make it suitable for aging in oak barrels. With the right care and a cool climate, it can be an easy and rewarding grape to grow.
Grape Color Blue, Black
Primary Use Wine
Wine Color Red
Variety Origin François Baco
Zone Range: 6-12
Growth Habit Semi-Trailing
Suggested Distance Between Vines 8 ft
Vine Training System Top Wire Cordon
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