from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The science of description and identification of grapevine cultivars from the genus Vitis
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The scientific description of the vine.
I didn't score very well in my ampelography test a few years back so I can't ID the variety though its not one of the classic red varieties I don't think.
Among other things, according to the science of ampelography, you can often tell what grape variety it is, especially if you get to see what a bunch of grapes looks like as well.