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Two "signature" grapes of Argentina   

Malbec and Torrontes

2

Two established DOC regions in Argentina   

Lujan de Cuyo, San Rafael

3

The three northernmost wine-producing provinces in Argentina 

 Jujuy, Salta, Catamarca

4

Subregion of Salta well-known for high-altitude Torrontes 

 Cafayate

5

Wine-producing province located just south of Catamarca in Argentina 

 La Rioja

6

Province that accounts for over 70% of Argentina's vineyards   

Mendoza

7

Two wine-producing regions located in Patagonia   

Rio Negro, Neuquen

8

Italian wine grape variety that is among Argentina's leading red grapes   

Bonarda

9

Argentina's second largest wine region, in terms of acreage under vine 

 San Juan

10

Leading grape variety of Chile   

Cabernet Sauvignon

11

This grape was previously mistaken for Merlot in Chile   

Carmenere

12

Three new geographical terms (as of 2011) used to describe Chile's wine geography   

Costa (Coast)Entre Cordilleras (Between the Mountains)Andes

13

The five main wine regions of Chile, from North to South:   

AtacamaCoquimboAconcaguaCentral ValleyDel Sur (Southern Regions)

14

Cold ocean current that cools the Chilean Coast   

Humboldt Current

15

Three sub-regions of the Coquimbo region 

 Elqui ValleyLimari ValleyChoapa

16

Three sub-regions of the Aconcagua region 

 Aconcagua ValleyCasablanca ValleySan Antionio Valley

17

Wine region surrounding the city of Santiago de Chile   

Maipo Valley

18

Two zones of Chile's Rapel Valley   

Cachapoal ValleyColchagua Valley

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Three sub-regions of Chile's Maule Valley   

Claro ValleyLoncomilla ValleyTutuven Valley

20

Leading grape variety of Uruguay   

Tannat

21

Australia's place-of-origin system   

Geographical Indications (GI)

22

Agency that oversees Australia's wine place-of-origin system   

The Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation

23

Australian region known for varietal Semillon   

Hunter Valley

24

Australian region known for fortified Muscat   

Rutherglen

25

Island located off the coast of Victoria; part of Australia known for cool-climate wines   

Tasmania

26

Famous soil of Coonawarra   

Terra Rosa

27

Two Australian regions best known for Riesling   

Clare ValleyEden Valley

28

Top five wine-producing states in Australia   

South AustraliaNew South WalesVictoriaWestern AustraliaTasmania

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Australia's primary mountain range   

The Great Dividing Range

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Leading red and white grape of Australia   

ShirazChardonnay