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1

Describe the Blaye AOP

Only red wines
cab franc
cab sauv
merlot
located on the right bank of the Gironde River

2

style of wines made in premier cotes de bordeaux

white wine only

3

Max yield for Sauternes

25hl

4

What is a synonym for pressac

Malbec

5

List four sub regions of cotes de Bordeaux

Francs
Cadillac
Castillon
Blaye

6

RS of Bordaux Blanc sec

3 g

7

list another name for Malbec in the right bank of Bordeaux

Pressac

8

list the three generic bordeaux appellations

Bordeaux AOP
Bordeaux Supérieur AOP
Crémant de Bordeaux AOP

9

location of Château Chasse-Spleen

Moulis en Medoc AOP

10

what is the min alcohol for the wines of Listrac-Médoc AOP

11%

11

what is the minimum must weight for the wines of Pauillac

180 for all red grapes except Merlot which is 189

12

Since Château La Tour Haut-Brion no longer exists what estate does it supply fruit for now

La Mission Haut Brion

13

what years was the Pessac-Léognan AOP
created

1987

14

what is the min alcohol for the white wines of Graves

10.5%

15

list four sweet wines appellations located in Graves

Graves Supérieures AOP
Cerons, Barsac

16

describe Boulbenes soil

a mixture of sand gravel and clay

17

min RS for the wines of Barsac

45

18

min RS for the wines of Graves Supérieures AOP

34

19

max yield for the wines of cerons

40hl

20

describe the difference between the cotes and graves in St.Emilion

he hillside côtes are steep limestone slopes and graves is a gravelly limestone plateau resembling soils of the Médoc.

21

describe crasse de fer

soil of iron pan and rich clay

22

what is cabernet franc called in Pomerol

Bouchet

23

list three “microchâteau”, or garagistes located on the right bank of Bordeaux

Le Pin in Pomerol, and Valandraud and La Mondotte in St-Émilion

24

min must weight for Merlot in St-Émilion

190

25

list the two communes of production for Lalande-de-Pomerol

Lalande-de-Pomerol, Néac

26

not including st.emilion name two neighboring red wine communes of Pomerol

Lalande-de-Pomerol, Fronsac and Canon Fronsac

27

where is the estate Château Roc de Cambes

located within the Bourg region of Bordeaux

28

describe the wines of the Côtes de Blaye AOP

white wines made from Ugni Blanc and Colombard
the are located on the right bank of bordeaux in the gironde department

29

describe the wines of Côtes de Bordeaux AOP

white, red, sweet and Liquoreux wines mnade from Bordeaux grapes located in the gironde department

30

describe the wines of Côtes de Bordeaux-Saint-Macaire AOP

dry and Sweet white wines made from Bordeaux grapes

31

describe the wines of Cadillac AOP

sweet white bordeaux grapes from the Gironde Department

32

describe the wines of Entre-Deux-Mers AOP

dry white wines Min. 70% combined Sauvignon Blanc, Sauvignon Gris, Muscadelle, and Sémillon from the gironde department

33

describe the wines of Graves de Vayres AOP

white and red wines based on bordeaux grapes
located in the Gironde department

34

describe the wines of Loupiac AOP

sweet wines made from Muscadelle, Sauvignon Blanc, Sauvignon Gris, Sémillon located in the gironde department

35

describe the wines of Premières Côtes de Bordeaux AOP

white sweet wines made from Bordeaux grapes located in the Gironde department

36

what is the min rs fro Sainte-Croix-du-Mont AOP

45

37

describe the wines of Sainte-Foy-Bordeaux AOP

white red and sweet wines based upon bordeaux grapes
located in the gironde department

38

where would one find the sub zone of Haut-Benauge

Entre-Deux-Mers

39

list the aops of AOPs of Entre-Deux-Mers
that make sweet wines

Cadillac AOP
Loupiac AOP
Côtes de Bordeaux-Saint-Macaire AOP
Sainte-Croix-du-Mont AOP
Sainte-Foy-Bordeaux AOP

40

list the AOPS of Entre Deux Mers that only make dry wines

Entre-Deux-Mers AOP
And Graves de Vayres AOP