Flashcards in Crane MS 17 quiz Deck (146):
When was the last change made to the 1855 Classification of Bordeaux?
1973. Mouton Rothschild was elevated to Frist growth from Second Growth most importantly
Name four soil types found in Chateauneuf-du-Pape.
Galets, Sand, Clay, Limestone, marl
What is Morillon?
Chardonnay synonym in Austria
Name two fungal diseases native to North America.
Oidium (powdery mildew), Peronospera (downy mildew), black rot
What is the most planted grape in Uruguay?
Where are Bonvillars and Chablais found, specifically?
What are the conditions for using “Gimblett Gravels Winegrowing District” on a label of wine?
Be a member of the association, grapes must come from a vineyard with 95% of the appellation’s defined soil characteristics, 95% of the grapes must come from within the appellation
What is the minimum aging for Marc de Jura?
24 months in containers less than 600 liters
Which wine region of Thessalia allows for white wine production?
What is the primary grape of Anchialos
Roditis, minimum 75%
What villages are the following German vineyards found in? Pralat, Grafenberg, Pettenthal
Erden, Kiedrich, Nierstein
Who produces “Charles de Gaulle”?
What is the classification of the following Chateau? Climens, Olivier, Valandraud, St. Pierre
Barsac, 1st Growth 1855 Sauternes classification; Graves Crus Classe for R&W; St. Emilion Grand Cru Classe B; 1855 Classification for 4th Growth
Bonnes Mares AOP straddles which two villages?
Morey Saint Denis and Chambolle Musigny
Give three terms that might be found on the label of Cognac that has been aged for two years.
VS, ***, de Luxe, Grand Choix, Surchoix
How long must a Gran Reserva wine from Argentina be aged before release if the wine is red?
Who first planted Pinot Grigio in Italy and what was the source?
Napolean’s army planted this with cuttings from burgundy
What is the size of a Clavelin bottle and what does it represent?
620 mL and represents the amount of wine lost during the maturation / aging process
What are the communes of Pouilly Fuisse?
Chaintre, Solutre-Pouilly, Fuisse, Vergisson
What is the yeast generally associated with pilsner fermentation? S. pastorianus
Chaintre, Solutre-Pouilly, Fuisse, Vergisson
What style of wines could be made in Valdizarbe?
White, red, rosé, Fortified
What is the encepagement for Coteaux Champenois?
Chardonnay, Pinot noir, Meunier, Arbane, Petit Meslier, Pinot Blanc, pinot gris
Name three of the original states of production for Mezcal.
Oaxaca, Guerrero, Durango, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas
Name the country where the following regions may be found: Primorska, Bekaa Valley, Negev Desert
Slovenia, Lebanon, Israel
What is the encepagement for Romanee St Vivant AOP?
Pinot noir, with a max of 15% pinot gris, pinot blanc, or chardonnay
Are the following villages Grand Cru, Premier Cru, or Regular? Vertus, Cramant, Sacy, Sezanne
1er, GC, 1er, regular
Where are the Eifel mountains located?
What is the country of production for the following liqueurs? Tia Maria, Drambiue, Cointreau, Frangelico, Amarula
Jamaica, Scotland, France, Italy, SA
What is the maximum RS for Morgon?
Name a wine growing state in Australia that has never dealt with Phylloxera.
South Australia, Western Australia
What is the minimum ABV for vodka bottled in the USA?
What is the maximum yield for a VDP wine?
75 hl / ha.
Which categories allow for this yield of 75 hl.ha?
Ortswein and Gutswein
Which appellation of Corsica produces Vin doux Naturel?
Muscat du Cap Corse
What is the appellation for unfortified wines from Banyuls?
Who produces E&E Black Pepper?
Barossa Valley Estate
What is the Grape and Appellation of E&E Black Pepepr?
What are the DAC’s of Burgenland?
Eisenberg, Leithaberg, Mittelburgenland, Neusiedlersee
Which two Burgenland DAC's are associated with Blaufrankisch exclusively?
If a bottle of wine has Russian River Valley on the label, what percentage of that wine must come from California?
Which grapes are allowed in the Zotzenberg Grand Cru and what is the minimum percentage of each?
Riesling, Sylvaner, Gewurz, Pinot Gris. Must be 100%
What does Entre Cordilleras signify on a bottle of Chilean wine?
85% of the wine was grown between the coastal and Andes mountains
When did South Africa introduce the Wine of Origin System?
What is the RS range for “Dry” sparkling wines from Ontario VQA?
25 – 35 g/l
What is the alcoholic range of Macvin de Jura?
What are the red wine only appellations of Anjou-Saumur?
Anjou-Villages, Anjou Villages Brissac, Saumur-Champigny
Which Grand Cru vineyards lie within Chassagne-Montrachet?
(le) Montrachet, criots-batard-montrachet, batard-montrachet
What are the terms for the following types of sake? Unfiltered, Barrel Aged, Undiluted, Free Run
Nigori, Taruzake, Genshu, Shizuku
Which major winemaking regions are covered by Val de Loire IGP?
Loire Valley and Chablis
The Thirty Years’ War had the greatest effect on which wine region?
What is the grape of Clisson?
Melon de Bourgogne
What is the primary soil type of Clisson?
What is the minimum ABV for a wine from Clisson? 11%
What is the difference in minimum must weights between Champagne AOC and Cremant d’Alsace?
1 g/l Champagne is 143 g/l and Cremant d’Alsace is 144 g/l
What is the possible encepagement for Chateau Petrus?
Cab sauv, merlot, cab franc, Malbec, petit verdot
What is the difference in minimum must weight for cabernet Franc and Merlot in Pomerol?
14 g/l- Cab Franc is 180 g/l and Merlot is 194 g/l
What are the five villages of Margaux.
Soussans, Margaux, Cantenac, Labarde, Arsac
Name five classified Chateau from Cantenac.
Brane-Cantenac, Kirwan, d’Issan, Boyd-Cantenac, Cantenac-Brown, Palmer, Priere-Lichine
In what zone are the following regions? Margaret River, Coonawarra, McLaren Vale, Rutherglen, Mornington Peninsula
SW Australia, Limestone Coast, Fleurieu, NE Victoria, Port Philip
A wine from Koutsi would be made from which grape?
What is the maximum amount of Pinot Gris allowed in Bourgogne Blanc?
What is the sweet wine producing DOCG of Umbria?
Sagrantino di Montefalco for Passito
What is the minimum aging required for a bottle of Bourbon if there is no age statement on the label?
What are the subzones of Armagnac?
Haut Armagnac, bas Armagnac, Armagnac tenareze
Where are the unofficial subregions of Masterton, Gladstone, and Martinborough found, specifically?
Wairarapa, North Island, New Zealand
What are the base ingredients for calvados?
Apples and pears
Where is Applegate Valley AVA located?
What is the maximum percentage of wine from a year’s harvest that may be sold as vintage Champagne?
What is the synonym for Chenin Blanc in South Africa?
What is the minimum RS for Cabernet d’Anjou?
Please give the order for the release price of the following wines from highest to lowest for the 2014 vintage: Chateau- Leoville Las Cases, Haut Brion, Cheval Blanc.
Cheval Blanc, Haut Brion, Leoville
What does Pezsgo mean on a bottle of Hungarian wine?
Where are Saanich Peninsula and Cowichan Valley found, specifically?
Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
Who produces Clos Apalta?
What is the minimum elevation for Mendocino Ridge AVA?
1200 feet above sea level
What are the regions of New Zealand’s south island?
Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, Waitaki Valley, Central Otago
What percentage of a mixto must be made from agave?
Which grapes may be listed by varietal on a bottle of Suvereto?
Merlot, Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon
What is the minimum amount of Merlot found in a bottle of Suvereto Merlot if listed by variety on the label?
What are the parent grapes of Torrontes Riojano?
Criolla Chica and Muscat of Alexandria
What appellations allow for the production of red wine in Cote Challonaise?
Rully, Mercurey, Givry
What causes skunking in beer?
Sunlight, fluorescent light and UV light. Hop derived molecules in beer break down and combine with sulfuric compounds to make the bad aroma.
What color glass is the best to prevent skunking in bottled beer?
Which major wine area had climatic influence by the Benguela Current?
Western Cape, South Africa
What are the communes of production for Maranges?
Cheilly-les-maranges, Dezize-Les-Maranges, Sampigny-les-maranges
Which year was known for devastating wild fires in Yarra Valley?
What are the main soil types of Sancerre?
Terres Blanche, Caillotes, Silex
Naples is located in which Italian wine region?
Pacherenc du Bic Vihl shares the same boundaries as what other appellation?
What is the maximum amount of Viognier allowed in Cote Rotie if the grape is cofermented with Syrah?
What is the maximum RS allowed for Hermitage Blanc if the wine is 15% ABV?
What style of wine is made in Orleans-Clery?
Red, 100% cab franc
Which appellation of Provence requires manual harvesting only?
Where are the lieux-dits of Reynard and Les Mazards found?
Name five geographic indications of Scotch production.
Highland, lowland, speyside, islay, campbeltown
Which of the following wines would see the longest amount of barrel aging? which has the least?: Brunello di Montalcino Riserva, Gattinara Riserva, Barolo Riserva, Amarone Riserva?
Gattinara Riserva 36 months; Amarone Riserva (no mandatory requirement for barrel)
Which of the following wines would have the highest release price: Caymus Special Selection, Colgin IX Estate, or Scarecrow Rutherford?
What is the minimum aging on the lees for Vin Spumant Tarnave?
Where are Latour-de-France and Lesquerde located?
Cotes du Roussillon Villages
What is the soil type of the Azores Islands?
Which appellation of the Azores islands produces non fortified wine?
Which states are covered by the Upper Mississippi River Valley?
Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Illinois
What is the minimum ABV for Nizza DOCG?
What is the minimum amount of aging for a bottle of Spanish wine with Noble on the label?
18 months in a container no larger than 600 L
Which autonomia are the following Vino de Pago located? Arinzano, Dehesa del Carrizal, Las Balagueses
Navarra, Tierra Estella; Castilla - La Mancha; Utiel Requena, Valencia
What are the red grapes allowed for Rioja Tinto?
Tempranillo, Garnacha, MAzuelo, Graciano, Maturana Tinta
How does the soil change in Palmela based on the landscape of the region?
Limestone in the hills and sand in the plains
Where are the subzones of Capo Ferrato and Jerzu found?
Cannanou di Sardegna
What is the maximum RS for Cannanou di Sardegna Secco?
What are the soil types of Jerez?
Albariza, barros (clay), and arenas (sand)
What is the minimum must weight for Beaujolais Rouge?
What is the maximum pressure allowed for Moscato d’Asti that is not made in the classic method?
Where are Arbin, Apremont, and Saint-Jean-de-la-Porte found?
Who produces Madonna del Piano and what is the appellation?
Valdicava; Brunello di Montalcino
What are the regional appellations of Niagara Peninsula?
Niagara on the Lake, Niagara Escarpment
Gavi is located in which province?
Which AVA straddles Napa and Sonoma valleys?
Bodegas Chacra has ties to which Italian producer?
Where is Bodgas Chacra located?
Rio Negro, Patagonia
What type of wood must be used in the maturation process of Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Colline Teramane Riserva?
Oak or Chestnut
What red grapes are allowed for the production of Marsala?
Perricone, Calabrese (Nero d’Avola), Nerello Mascalese
What is the minimum RS for Dolce Marsala Ambra?
What is the minimum amount of time a bottle of wine from Gattinara must spend in oak?
What is the minimum total aging for Gattinara Riserva?
What styles of wine may be made in Vermentino di Gallura DOCG?
Still, Sparkling, Sweet (Passito)
What style of wine from Dao has the lowest minimum ABV?
Tinto Novo 10.5%
Which ward is home to South Africa’s highest altitude vineyards?
Cederberg, Olifants River Region
What does “Envelhicido em garrafa” mean on a bottle of Late Bottled Vintage port?
The wine was aged for 3 years in the bottle folliwng the mandatory 4 to 6 years of cask aging
How are the still wines of Madeira classified?
What are the DOC’s of Argentina?
Lujan de Cuyo and San Rafael
If you have a standard Keg of beer that is 55° F and you want to cool it to 35° F, what is the projected amount of time you will need to keep it in a cooler?
20 hours (one hour for each degree change in temperature)
What are the provinces of production for Chianti Classico?
Firenze and Sienna
Which regions of Crete only allow for still red wine production?
What is the maximum RS allowed for Base Wine in Champagne?
Where are Osorno and Cautín valleys found?
Austral DO in Chile
What river influences Cahors?
The Lot River
Which AVA’s are most influenced by their proximity to the Van Duzer Gap?
McMinnville and Eola-Amity Hills
What is the minimum amount of time Banyuls Grand Cru must be in barrel?
Match the district to the region. Citrusdal Mountain, Overberg, Paarl, Langeberg-Garcia
Olifants River, Cape South Coast, Coastal, Klein Karoo
What is the elevation range of Salta?
1280 to 3100 meters (4199 – 10170 feet) above sea level
What is the grape of Zitsa?
What styles of wine are made in Zitsa?
Dry white, sparkling, and semi sweet sparkling
Which two zones overlap Victoria and New South Wales?
Murray Darling and Swan Hill
Name the most famous wind for the following wine regions: Western Cape, Rhone Valley, Mendoza Argentina
Cape Doctor; Le Mistral, Zonda
Which rivers are associated with Tokaj?
Tisza and Bodrog