Flashcards in Chapter 11&12-Table 1 Deck (45)
Type of Sherry that ages without flor influence
Type of Sherry aged in the town of Sanlucar de Barrameda
Regulating body of each DO
Consejo Regulador ("regulating council")
The two DOCa wines of Spain
Classification for "estate wines"
Vinos de Pago
Minimum aging time for red wine labeled "crianza"
6 months in barrel/2 years total(Red Rioja requires 12 months in barrel)
Minimum aging time for red wine labeled "reserva"
12 months in barrel/3 years total
Minimum aging time for red wine labeled "gran reserva"
18 months in barrel/5 years total
Minimum aging time for white wine labeled "crianza"
6 months in barrel/1 year total
Minimum aging time for white wine labeled "reserva"
6 months in barrel/2 years total
Minimum aging time for white wine labeled "gran reserva"
6 months in barrel/4 years total
Three main grapes of Rias Baixas
Albarino, Loureira, Treixadura
Main grape variety of Rueda
Main grape variety of Ribera del Duero
Tempranillo (75% minimum) (Known here as Tinta del Pais)
Three sub-regions of Rioja
Main grape variety of white Rioja
Viura (51% minimum)
Main grape variety of Rioja Rosado
Alternative name for Viura
The only autonomous region of Spain that has a DO covering the entire area
Primary grape variety of Priorat
Famous, rocky soil of Priorat
Three main grape varieties of Cava
Parellada, Macabeo, Xarel-lo
Three main grapes of Sherry
Palomino, Moscatel, Pedro Ximenez
Three main soils of Sherry
Albariza, Barro, Arena
Type of Sherry that ages under flor
Most widely planted red grape of Portugal
Grape also known as Tinta Amarela
Very high tannic red grape; one of the most widely grown red grapes of Portugal
Most widely planted white grape in Portugal
Fernao-Pires (aka Maria-Gomes)