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Norton grape

Kevin Rinker / WABE

A wine grape that’s been a staple of harvests on the mid-Atlantic coast and parts of the Midwest is no stranger to Georgia.

The Norton grape ─ America's oldest native grape ─ has been grown for decades in northeast Georgia, and as “City Lights” producer Kevin Rinker discovered, it’s making something of a comeback in the state.