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Chablis?

Chardonnay

Cool climate = dry wine, high acid

2

Meursault?

Chardonnay

(Burgundy -> Cote d’Or -> Cote de Beaune)

3

Puligny-Montrachet?

Chardonnay

(Burgundy -> Cote d’Or -> Cote de Beaune)

4

Maconnais (Macon)?

Chardonnay

Southern Burgendy

Macon = shit Chardonnay

5

Pouilly-Fuisse?

Chardonnay

Southern Burgundy

Fussy Chardonnay

6

Yarra Valley?

Chardonnay
Pinot Noir

Australia -> Victoria (cooler part)

Cold valley - 2 cold wines, not like Adelaide hills

7

Adelaide hills?

Chardonnay

Australia-> south Australia

Cold like yarra valley. Just 1st wine though.

8

Margaret River?

Chardonnay
Cabernet Sauvignon varietal + Merlot

Australia - Western Australia

Margret boutique, west aussy like Bordeaux but boutique so sells tennis shoes (donnay)

9

Marlborough?

Sauvignon Blanc
(classic - more aromatic than Loire)
Chardonnay
Pinot Noir (lighter style)


NZ -> South Island

South Island = cold - chard + Pinot Noir. Famous for Sauvignon Blanc though.

10

Sonoma?

Chardonnay
Pinot Noir (full bodied)

USA -> California

Sonoma carneros = Panama Carn

11

Carneros?

Chardonnay
Pinot Noir

USA-> California

Sonoma Carneos = Panama Carn = PN + Chard

12

Central Valley?

Chardonnay

Chile

Boring = central chard Chile CCC

13

Casablanca Valley?

Chardonnay
Pinot Noir (intense fruit)
Sauvignon Blanc

Chile

Dancer with fruit hat = grass, green apples and strawberries

14

Mendoza?

Chardonnay
Cabernet Sauvignon
(with Malbec)

Argentina (high altitude)

Malbec = Merlot, need Cabernet Sauvignon. Another C that’s white

15

Walker Bay?

Chardonnay
Pinot Noir (small quantities)

South Africa

Walk north in SA. France north.

16

Bourgogne?

Chardonnay
Pinot Noir

(Burgundy)

17

Gevrey-Chambertin?

Pinot Noir

Burgundy -> Cote de nuits

Chamber = night = PN

18

Nuits-Saint-Georges?

Pinot Noir

Burgundy -> Cote de nuits

Nuits = PN

19

Beaune?

Pinot Noir

Burgundy -> Cote de Beaune

Beaune, from Cote de Beaune - PN

20

Pommard?

Pinot Noir

Burgundy -> Cote de Beaune

Pommard has a boner - Beaune - PN

21

Pfalz?

Pinot Noir
Riesling

Germany - spatburgunder (PN)

22

Baden?

Pinot Noir

Germany

Bad German - doesn’t even do Riesling, does the other

23

Central Otago?

Pinot Noir

New Zealand (ripest)

Very south (not central) red face

24

Mornington Peninsula?

Pinot Noir

Australia-> Victoria (cooling)

Penin = PN

25

Santa Barbra?

Pinot Noir (full bodied)

USA -> California

red strawberry nosed Santa called Barbra

26

Oregon?

Pinot Noir

USA

Near Portland, north cold, port is like red

27

San Antonio?

Pinot Noir (intense fruit)
Sauvignon Blanc
Shiraz

Chile

Spanish black and white guy - Shiraz, Blanc and Noir

28

Medoc?

Cabernet Sauvignon

Bordeaux - Left bank

29

Haut-Medoc?

Cabernet Sauvignon

Bordeaux - Left bank

30

Pauillac?

Cabernet Sauvignon

Bordeaux - Left bank

31

Margaux?

Cabernet Sauvignon

Bordeaux - Left bank

32

Graves?

Cabernet Sauvignon

Bordeaux - Left bank

33

Pessac-Leognan

Cabernet Sauvignon

Bordeaux - Left bank

34

Saint-Emilion?

Merlot

Bordeaux - Right bank

35

Pomerol?

Merlot

Bordeaux - Right bank

36

Bordeaux? Bordeaux Superieur?

Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot

37

Coonawarra?

Cabernet Sauvignon
(eucalyptus, mint)

Australia

Where? Left bank across river

38

Hawke’s Bay?

Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot
Blends
Shiraz

New Zealand - north island

Hawk over north NZ. 3 wines and hot red. Bordeaux + Syrah

39

Napa Valley?

Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot
Sauvignon Blanc (Fume Blanc)

California

Famous Bordeaux

40

Rutherford?

Cabernet Sauvignon

California

Red full body - Greg Rutherford

41

Oakville?

Cabernet Sauvignon

California

Greg Alexander Oakland Rutherford

42

Alexander Valley?

Cabernet Sauvignon

California

Greg Alexander Oakland Rutherford

43

Columbia Valley?

Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot

Washington

Only place on the east. West Bank.

44

Maipo Valley?

Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot

Chile

Weird Chile one near a border (Bordeaux)

45

Colchagua?

Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot

Chile

Weird Chile one near a border (Bordeaux)

46

Cachapoal?

Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot

Chile

Weird Chile one near a border (Bordeaux)

47

Stellenbosch?

Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot

South Africa (like Bordeaux)

St Emmillim. SA like Bordeaux.

48

Sancerre?

Sauvignon Blanc

Loire Valley (cool)

Famous Loire.

49

Pouilly-Fume?

Sauvignon Blanc

Loire Valley

Not fussy and white.

50

Constantia?

Sauvignon Blanc

South Africa cooling from sea

White woman shooting grapes

51

Elgin?

Sauvignon Blanc

South Africa altitude

Constantias husband looking down

52

Cote Rotie?

Syrah

Northern Rhône
Steep, drainage
Best

53

Hermitage?

Syrah

Northern Rhône
Steep, drainage
Best

54

Crozes-Hermitage?

Syrah

Northern Rhône
Flat
Not as good

55

Cote du Rhône?
Cote du Rhône Villages?

Grenache

Southern Rhône
Flat
Hot and dry
Usually blended

56

Chateauneuf-du-pape?

Grenache

Southern Rhône

57

Minervois?
Languedoc?

Grenache

Pays d’oc IGP

58

Priorat?

Garnacha (Grenache)

Spain
Grenache based blends

59

Rioja?

Grenache

60

Navarra?

Grenache
Tempranillo
Merlot
Cabernet Sauvignon

Spain

61

Hunter Valley?

Shiraz

Australia

Shit brand. One wine aussy famous.

62

McLaren Vale?

Shiraz
Grenache

Australia

McLaren > hunter A’s blend

63

Barossa Valley?

Shiraz
Grenache

Australia

Brawn same as mclareen

64

Mosel?

Riesling

Germany - lightest bodied

German

65

Rheingau?

Riesling

Germany drier and medium bodied

66

Alsace?

Riesling

France (petrol)

67

Clare Valley?

Riesling

Australia

Eden Clar (German living in aus)

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Eden Valley?

Riesling

Australia

(Eden Clar) German living in aus.