Maine wine

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Wine region
Map of USA ME.svg
Official name State of Maine
Type U.S. state
Year established 1820
Country United States
Total area 33,414 square miles (86,542 km2)
Grapes produced Cayuga, Concord, De Chaunac, Leon Millot, Marechal Foch, Niagara, Seyval blanc[1]
No. of wineries 17

Maine wine is made from fruit grown in the U.S. state of Maine. Most is made from fruit other than grapes, including apple, cranberry, and blueberry wines. A few wineries in Maine produce limited quantities of wine made from locally-grown French hybrid grape varieties. Maine's climate is very cold for viticulture.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Appellation America (2007). "Maine: Appellation Description". Retrieved Nov. 28, 2007.