Flashcards in Australia Deck (11):
What style of wine was Australia's wine industry largely focused on until the 1960s?
fortified sweet wines
Which vintage began the Label Integrity Program in Australia? What did that mean for vintage, variety, and regions listed on bottles?
1990... 85% requirement for vintage, variety, and region to be labeled.
Which Australian province is Margaret River located in?
Shiraz accounts for nearly ______ in every ______ grape vines planted in Australia.
*One* in every *four*
Hunter Valley is at home in which Australian province? What grapes is the region known for?
New South Wales... Shiraz, Semillon, Chardonnay, Riesling
Tumbarumba GI is known for which style(s) of wine from which grapes?
Still and sparkling wine; Chardonnay and Pinot Noir
The Great Dividing Ridge runs along the western edge of Australia through which states?
Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland
What are the GIs recognized within Queensland?
Granite Belt, South Burnett
Mataro is a synonym for what grape variety in Australia?
The South Eastern Australia GI contains all of or portions of which Australian states?
New South Wales, Victoria Tasmania, South Australia, Queensland