- of, relating to, or derived from a European grape, Vitis vinifera, widely cultivated for making wine and raisins and for table use.
- a vinifera grape.
Origin of vinifera
Examples from the Web for vinifera
Historical Examples of vinifera
The type of growth in Vinifera is different from that of native grapes.Manual of American Grape-Growing
U. P. Hedrick
All of its characters indicate that it is a hybrid between Labrusca and Vinifera.
The early idea of many that it is a Vinifera was soon dropped.
Munson states, however, that he can see nothing in it but Labrusca and Vinifera.
This is the first recorded hybrid between Labrusca and Vinifera.