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2

Which two villages bookend the Northern Rhone?

Vienne in the north and Valence in the south

3

Luberon is located on which river?

The Durance River

4

Please explain the differences between Clairette de Die, Cremant de Die, Coteaux de Die & Clairette di Die Methode Dioise Ancestrale

Clairette: 100% Clairette Methode Traditionnelle, aged 9 months Cremant de Die: 55% Clairette, min 10% of Aligote, 5-10% Muscat Blanc a Petits Grains, aged 9 months Coteaux de Die: 100% Clairette, still white wine Clairette Methode Dioise Ancestrale: 75% muscat a petits grains plus clairette, aged 4 months

5

Name 2 climats of the Cote Rotie excluding La Landonne, Cote Brune and Cote Blond

See List on Guild Somm

6

George Vernay is a top producer from which region in the Rhone Valley?

Condrieu

7

Which is further south the Cote Brune or the Cote Blond?

Cote Blond

8

What are the principal Varietals for Cotes du Rhone Blanc?

Min 80% combined Marsanne, Roussanne, Bourboulenc, Grenache Blanc, Clairette & Viognier

9

Name a style of wine in the Rhone that can produce Nouveau style wine

Cotes du Rhone

10

Who is the most recognized producer of Hermitage Vin de Paille?

Chapoutier

11

Name an appelation of the Southern Rhone that is principally based on Syrah?

Cotes du Vivarais

12

Where is Clairette de Bellegarde located?

Within the Costieres de Nimes region

13

The City of Orange is located within which region?

CDP

14

Which is located next to Beaumes-de-Venise: Lirac Rasteau or Vacqueyras?

Vacqueyras along with Gigondas

15

Name a 1re cru that borders Corton Grand Cru

Les Marechaudes, Les Paulandes, Les Valozieres, Les Chaillots, Les Fournieres Clos du Chapitre

16

What is the most highly regarded 1re cru in Pernand-Vergelesses?

Ile de Vergelesse

17

Min ABV for Corton-Charlemagne?

12%

18

Where is the 1re Cru La Marechaude?

below Corton on the border of Aloxe Corton and Ladoix

19

Name a climat of Corton that can also produce Corton-Charlemagne, besides le Charlemagne?

Les Pougets, Les Languettes, Le Corton, Les Renardes, Les Hautes & Basses Mourottes (only 2 in Ladoix-Serrigny)

20

Where is the 1re cru Aux Serpentiers?

Savigny-Les-Beaune

21

Name 4 of the 7 1re crus considerd "Tetes du Cuvee" in Beaune?

Champs Pimont, Clos des Feves, Perrieres, Bressandes, Greves, marconnets, Clos des Mouches

22

Which 1re crus are considered Puligny's best due to their proximity to the Montrachet grand cru?

le Cailleret & les Pucelles You said Perrieres, Folatiers and omitted Demoiselles which is within Le Cailleret

23

Le Vigne de l'Enfant Jesus is a 1re cru monopole within which other 1re cru, in which commune, owned by whom?

Les Greves, Beaune, Bouchard pere et fils

24

Chandon de Briailles is a famed producer of which wine?

Corton Charlemagne

25

Min ABV for Criots-Batard-Montrachet?

11.50%

26

Which are the two best 1re crus in Pommard?

Les Epinots & Les Rugiens (Particularly the bas section)

27

Which is considered the best 1re cru in Meursault?

Les Perrieres

28

Where is the lieux dits Limozin?

Meursault just below Genevrieres 1re cru

29

Name 2 1re cru that can be labelled Meursault-Blagny

Sous Blagny, Sous le dos d'Ane, Le Jeunelotte, La Piece sous le Bois, Les Ravelles

30

Clos des Meix lies within which other cru in Puligny?

Les Pucelles

31

Les Demoiselles is within which other 1re cru?

Le Cailleret and also in Chevalier Montrachet