Wine Quiz 25

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1. Where is the Jura wine region?
2. Grenache is often blended with which grape?
3. Place the wine in the region it comes from
Barbaresco
Tuscany

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Jerez

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Piedmont

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Burgundy

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Santenay
Tuscany

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Amontillado
Tuscany

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Brunello
Tuscany

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Port
Tuscany

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4. What is happening in this vineyard?

5. Corsica is Italy's second-largest wine producing island. True or False?
6. The Bekaa Valley is the most important wine region in which country?
7. Which New Zealand wine region is highlighted?

8. These five Châteaux were each given a different ranking in the famous 1855 Classification of the Médoc. Drag them into order, from 1st Growth at the top, down to 5th Growth at the bottom.
  • Château Lynch-Bages
  • Château Margaux
  • Château Palmer
  • Château Léoville-Poyferré,
  • Château Talbot
9. Merwah and Obaideh are white wine grapes, indigenous to which country?
10. One of the parents of Chardonnay is Pinot Noir
11. Approximately how many different wine grape varieties are in commercial production?
12. The Minoan civilisation made wine on this island around 3,000 BC. Can you name it?

 
13. Which wine comes from white soil composed of chalk and marine fossils, known as 'albariza'?

14. Name these wine regions, then rearrange them so their initial letters spell a popular grape variety.

  • German region of steep slopes, slate soils, and Riesling
  • Longest French river, growing Chenin and Sauvignon Blanc
  • Australian region for Cabernet grown in terra rossa soils
  • Nebbiolo is the grape in Piedmont's most famous wine region
  • Sicily's volcanic hot spot for premium wines
  • France's Germanic region - also famous for Riesling

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15. This Bordeaux 'classed growth' Château features a Ferret Rampant on its label. Which one is it?

16. Some wine regions have a distinctive bottle shape. Match the region to the bottle.
Jura, France

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Rheingau, Germany

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Bordeaux, France

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Burgundy, France

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Franken, Germany

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17. Dornfelder, Portugieser and Trollinger are three red wine grape varieties grown in a country normally associated with white wine. Which country?
18. Edelzwicker is a type of wine from Alsace. From what grape variety is it made?
19. This tree is intrinsic to the production of which wine?

20. We've taken a five year average, 2017-2021, of the annual wine production of five countries. Rank them from top (biggest volume) to bottom (lowest volume):
  • France
  • Australia
  • Spain
  • Germany
  • Italy