Grape

Uva Negra Ok     Uva Rosada Ok

Black grape                              Red grape

 

Binomial name: Vitis vinifera

The grapevine is a perennial woody and climbing bush.

Origin: the culture of the varities of grapevine it’s native to the Asia-Caspian Sea region, in 6000 B.C.

Medicinal values: grape is beneficial for people with bulimia and people taking diuretics. Its component designated resveratrol has an anti-inflammatory action, it lowers the level of cholesterol in blood and it prevents strokes and heart attacks.

Caloric value per 100 g: 61 kcal

Varieties: Moscatell, Aledo, Italian.

Curiosities: cultivation of the vines is very ancient, it’s one of the first fruit trees that human being mastered.