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Flashcards in Alsace, Jura & Savoie Deck (60):
1

The Bas Rhin or Haut Rhin contains more Grand Cru villages?

Haut Rhin (south)

2

Which mountain range creates a rain shadow effect for Alsace?

Vosges Mountains

3

What is gres de Vosges?

Pink sandstone found in Alsace

4

4 noble grapes of Alsace

Riesling
Pinot Gris
Muscat (Muscat Blanc a Petits Grains, Muscat Rose a Petits Grains or Muscat Ottonel)
Gewurztraminer

5

What is Klevner?

Pinot Blanc in Alsace

6

What is Gutedel?

Chasselas in Alsace

7

What additional name can Auxerrois be labeled in Alsace?

Pinot Blanc

8

Which 5 communes can bottle Klevener as a varietal wine?

Heiligenstein
Bourgheim
Gertwiller
Goxwiller
Obernai

9

What is Klevener?

Savagnin Rose

10

What is Edelzwicker?

Alsace blend

11

What is Gentil?

Alsace blend where noble grapes are at least 50% of the blend

12

What 2 Alsace Grand Crus can blend grapes?

Altenberg de Bergheim
Kaefferkopf

13

What Alsace Grand Cru allows Sylvaner?

Zotzenberg

14

Largest Alsace Grand Cru

Schossberg (80ha)

15

Smallest Alsace Grand Cru

Kanzlerberg (3ha)

16

How many Alsace Grand Cru vineyards?

51, Kaefferkopf most recent in 2007

17

Which villages in Clos-Ste-Hune?

Rosacker

18

What is Trimbach's only Grand Cru labeled bottling?

Grand Cru Geisberg, first vintage 2009

19

Minimum must weights for Vendanges Tardives

Riesling & Muscat - 235g/l
Pinot Gris & Gewurztraminer - 257g/l

20

Minimum must weights for Selections de Grains Nobles

Riesling & Muscat - 276g/l
Pinot Gris & Gewurztraminer - 306g/l

21

Only red varietal for Alsace AOP wines

Pinot Noir

22

6 allowable grapes for Cremant d'Alsace

Riesling
Pinot Noir
Pinot Blanc
Pinot Gris
Auxerrois
Chardonnay

23

3 red only Alsace subzones

Ottrott
Rodern
Saint-Hippolyte

24

Only Alsace subzone for red & white

Cote de Rouffach

25

9 white only Alsace subzones

Blienschwiller
Côtes de Barr
Klevener de Heiligenstein
Scherwiller
Vallée Noble
Val Saint Grégoire
Wolxheim
Coteaux du Haut Koenigsbourg
Bergheim

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In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos des Capucins?

Kaysersberg - Domaine Weinbach

27

In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos de la Faille?

Wintzenheim - Albert Mann

28

In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos Häuserer?

Wintzenheim - Zind-Humbrecht

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In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos Himmelreich?

Orschwihr - Lucien Albrecht

30

In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos Jebsal?

Turckheim - Zind-Humbrecht

31

In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos Rebberg?

Andlau - Marc Kreydenweiss

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In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos Rebgarten?

Andlau - Marc Kreydenweiss

33

In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos des Récollets?

Rouffach - Lucien Albrecht

34

In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos Ribeaupierre?

Ribeauvillé - Jean Sipp

35

In which village is the following Clos and who is the producer - Clos Windsbuhl?

Hunawihr - Zind-Humbrecht

36

Northernmost Alsace Grand Cru

Steinklotz

37

Southernmost Alscae Grand Cru

Rangen

38

3 allowable grapes in Cotes de Toul

Auxerrois
Aubin
Pinot Noir

39

General Jura appellation

Cotes du Jura

40

3 red grapes of Jura

Poulsard (Ploussard)
Trousseau
Pinot Noir

41

2 white grapes of Jura

Chardonnay (Gamay Blanc)
Savagnin (locally known as Nature)

42

3 communes of Jura

Arbois
l'Etoile
Chateau-Chalon

43

Subzone of Arbois

Pupillin

44

4 communes of l'Etoile

l'Etoile

45

4 communes of Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon
Domblans
Menetru-le-Vignoble
Nevy-sur-Seille

46

Traditional bottle and volume for Chateau-Chalon

Clavelin - 620ml

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Allowable grapes in l'Etoile

Chardonnay
Savagnin
Poulsard
*White one appellation

48

Minimum ageing for Chateau-Chalon

6 years in barrel

49

Minimum ageing for vin de paille

3 years, 18 months in barrel

50

Minimum must weight for vin de paille

320g/l

51

Minimum ageing after Mutage for Macvin du Jura

1 year

52

What is Bergeron?

Roussanne in Savoie

53

Allowable grape variety in Chignin-Bergeron

Roussanne

54

Main grape of Marignan, Ripaille and Crepy

Min. 80% Chasselas

55

4 communes of Roussette de Savoie

Frangy
Marestel
Monterminod
Monthoux

56

Allowable grape of Seyssel

Altesse - still
*Sparkling may contain Molette and Chasselas. Min. 10% Altesse

57

3 communes of Bugey

Manicle
Montagnieu
Cerdon

58

2 subzones of Roussette de Bugey

Montagnieu
Virieu-le-Grand

59

In what year were VT & SGN established?

1984

60

In what year did Alsace receive AOC status?

1962