Wine Quiz 26

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1. What is the most southerly wine region of mainland Italy?
2. Who or what are Zalto, Riedel and Lehmann?
3. Choose the correct region for each wine (if you change your mind on a choice, click it again)
Montepulciano
Eger, Hungary

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Penedès, Spain

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Tuscany, Italy

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Dalmatia, Croatia

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Abruzzo, Italy

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Bikavér
Eger, Hungary

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Penedès, Spain

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Tuscany, Italy

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Dalmatia, Croatia

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Abruzzo, Italy

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Cava
Eger, Hungary

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Penedès, Spain

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Tuscany, Italy

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Abruzzo, Italy

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Vino Nobile de Montepulciano
Eger, Hungary

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Penedès, Spain

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Tuscany, Italy

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Abruzzo, Italy

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Plavac Mali
Eger, Hungary

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Penedès, Spain

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Abruzzo, Italy

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4. One famous Burgundy appellation sits far from the main vineyards of the Côte d'Or. Which one?

 
5. Orange wines get their colour from barrels. True or False?
6. One of the world's most northerly vineyards, Finland’s Olkiluoto, is planted within a…
7. The yellow wine region is the most southerly in Germany. What is its name?

8. Six wines. Three can only be white; three can only be red. Sort them correctly.
Montrachet
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Pomerol
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Madiran
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Chablis
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Saint-Péray
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Barbaresco
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9. Roederer Estate sparkling wines come from where?
10. What is this plastic object, and what is it's purpose in a vineyard?

 

 
11. Where are the red wine grape Syrah and white wine grape Viognier commonly blended?
12. This island produces one of the world's classic and historic wines. Can you name it?

 
13. Which of these Chilean wine regions lies on the edge of the Atacama desert?

14. 55% of Canada's wine comes from a region close to Toronto, which is divided into two regional appellations. What's the missing word in their names?

  • _______ -on-the-Lake
  • _______ Escarpment

The missing word is

15. Which famous Champagne house produced this wine?

16. Many grape varieties are know by more than one name. Match the synonym to the more familar name (if you change your mind on a choice, click it again)
Tempranillo
Ugni Blanc

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Mataro

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Cencibel

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Morillon

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Zibibbo

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Mourvèdre
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Mataro

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Morillon

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Trebbiano
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Mataro

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Morillon

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Chardonnay
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Morillon

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Muscat d'Alexandrie
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Morillon

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17. Vinmonopolet is the only wine retailer in...
18. Which grape variety derives its name from the French word for 'blackbird'?
19. This unusual method of training vines, known as Cordon Trenzado is employed on which island?

20. As of 2021 statistics, rank these countries in terms of the volume of wine they produce: biggest at top, smallest at bottom:
  • Hungary
  • USA
  • Argentina
  • Portugal
  • Switzerland