Wine Quiz 19

Your score will be displayed at the end of the quiz, along with the correct answers.


 

1. ‘Orange wine’ refers to what?
2. The town of Valdobbiadene might appear on labels of what popular wine?
3. Who is or was James Busby, and what is his connection to wine?
4. Which of these can boast the most elevated vineyards in Europe?
5. Which celebrity created the Champagne brand Ace of Spades?
6. Drag these Burgundy appellations in the correct order, north to south:
  • Pouilly-Fuissé
  • Pommard
  • Vosne-Romanée
  • Chablis
  • Gevrey Chambertin
7. Which famous sweet wine is reputed to have been a favourite of Napoleon Bonaparte?
8. Who is this flamboyant wine figure?

9. In terms of numbers of bottles sold, in 2015 by how much did Prosecco outsell Champagne in the UK?
10. Is it legal in the EU to make still rosé wine by blending red and white wines?
11. Sicily’s Zibibbo variety, is better known as what?
12. The Dundee Hills is a wine growing region where?
13. Christopher Merret was the first person to document which winemaking process?

14. Type the missing word in this factual statement:

Puncheon, Hogshead and Demi-Muid are all types of

15. The label of which famous wine is this?

16. I’m drinking blend of Petit Meslier and Arbanne. Where does it come from?
17. Match these wines with their typical alcoholic strength:
Hunter Valley Semillon
15%

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6%

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10.5%

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20%

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13%

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Moscato d'Asti
15%

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6%

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10.5%

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20%

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13%

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Port
15%

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6%

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10.5%

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20%

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13%

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Bordeaux
15%

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6%

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10.5%

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20%

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13%

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Amarone
15%

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6%

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10.5%

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20%

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13%

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18. In the fermentation process yeast converts sugar into roughly equal parts alcohol and…
19. Where am I?

20. Which of these wine regions has never suffered from Phylloxera?