Flashcards in Chapter 8-Table 1 Deck (15)
Country with the largest vineyard acreage in the world
Top three wine-producing countries, worldwide
France, Italy, and Spain (the exact order tends to vary by year)
Leading country for wine IMPORTS
Germany (2014 Study Guide)United States (2015 Study Guide)
Year the European Union was created
% of the world's wine produced by the EU
Date the EU's "Umbrella Framework" of revised wine regulations took effect.
Protected Designation of Origin
Protected Geographical Indication
The EU permits continuing use of preexisting wine designations, if they were already in place by this date
If a protected place name is used on a PDO wine, what % must be from the named place?
EU Labeling Laws: If a protected place is used on a PGI wine, what % must be from the named place?
EU Labeling Laws: If a vintage date is used on a wine label, what % must be from the named vintage?
EU Labeling Laws: If a single grape variety is used on a wine label, what % must be the named variety?
EU labeling term allowed for any sparkling wine made via second fermentation in the bottle, subject to disgorgement and lees aging
Quality Sparkling Wine