Concords are vitis labrusca, the grape variety that was found growing wild in North America by the Native Americans. It has a powerful, distinctive flavor that we all know and love.
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On Sunday, September 5, public radio station KCRW's Good Food held its second annual pie contest as a special feature of the first-ever Taste of Beverly Hills food and wine festival.
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