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1

Bodegas Chacra has ties to which Italian producer?

Sassacaia.

2

Name five classified Chateau from Cantenac.

Brane-Cantenac, Kirwan, d’Issan, Boyd-Cantenac, Cantenac-Brown, Palmer, Priere-Lichine

3

What is the alcoholic range of Macvin de Jura?

16-22%

4

Which appellation of Corsica produces Vin doux Naturel?

Muscat du Cap Corse

5

A wine from Koutsi would be made from which grape?

Agiorgitiko

6

What appellations allow for the production of red wine in Cote Challonaise?

Rully, Mercurey, Givry

7

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

8

What type of wood must be used in the maturation process of Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Colline Teramane Riserva?

Oak or Chestnut

9

Gavi is located in which province?

Allessandria

10

What is the primary soil type of Clisson?

Granite.

11

Name the most famous wind for the following wine regions: Western Cape, Rhone Valley, Mendoza Argentina

Cape Doctor; Le Mistral, Zonda

12

Which two Burgenland DAC's are associated with Blaufrankisch exclusively?

Eisenberg, Mittelburgenland

13

Which major winemaking regions are covered by Val de Loire IGP?

Loire Valley and Chablis

14

Which ward is home to South Africa’s highest altitude vineyards?

Cederberg, Olifants River Region

15

What is the elevation range of Salta?

1280 to 3100 meters (4199 – 10170 feet) above sea level

16

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)

17

What is the minimum aging on the lees for Vin Spumant Tarnave?

3 months

18

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

19

What are the soil types of Jerez?

Albariza, barros (clay), and arenas (sand)

20

Which year was known for devastating wild fires in Yarra Valley?

2009

21

Which regions of Crete only allow for still red wine production?

Dafnes, Archanes

22

Who produces “Charles de Gaulle”?

Drappier

23

What is the minimum ABV for a wine from Clisson? 11%

Granite.

24

How does the soil change in Palmela based on the landscape of the region?

Limestone in the hills and sand in the plains

25

Who produces Clos Apalta?

Casa Lapastolle

26

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

27

What are the DAC’s of Burgenland?

Eisenberg, Leithaberg, Mittelburgenland, Neusiedlersee

28

Where is Bodgas Chacra located?

Rio Negro, Patagonia

29

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

30

What is the RS range for “Dry” sparkling wines from Ontario VQA?

25 – 35 g/l

31

What villages are the following German vineyards found in? Pralat, Grafenberg, Pettenthal

Erden, Kiedrich, Nierstein

32

What is the minimum RS for Dolce Marsala Ambra?

100 g/l

33

What are the terms for the following types of sake? Unfiltered, Barrel Aged, Undiluted, Free Run

Nigori, Taruzake, Genshu, Shizuku

34

What is the minimum total aging for Gattinara Riserva?

47 months

35

What is the grape of Zitsa?

Debina

36

What is the minimum amount of RS allowed in Port? 17.5 g/l

17.50%

37

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

38

Name two fungal diseases native to North America.

Oidium (powdery mildew), Peronospera (downy mildew), black rot

39

What is the minimum elevation for Mendocino Ridge AVA?

1200 feet above sea level

40

What is the yeast generally associated with pilsner fermentation? S. pastorianus

Chaintre, Solutre-Pouilly, Fuisse, Vergisson

41

What are the communes of Pouilly Fuisse?

Chaintre, Solutre-Pouilly, Fuisse, Vergisson

42

Naples is located in which Italian wine region?

Campania

43

What is the minimum RS for Cabernet d’Anjou?

10 g/l

44

Where are the lieux-dits of Reynard and Les Mazards found?

Cornas

45

Who first planted Pinot Grigio in Italy and what was the source?

Napolean’s army planted this with cuttings from burgundy

46

The Thirty Years’ War had the greatest effect on which wine region?

Alsace

47

What is the maximum yield for a VDP wine?

75 hl / ha.

48

Are the following villages Grand Cru, Premier Cru, or Regular? Vertus, Cramant, Sacy, Sezanne

1er, GC, 1er, regular

49

What is the maximum pressure allowed for Moscato d’Asti that is not made in the classic method?

2 bars

50

What is the most planted grape in Uruguay?

Tannat

51

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

52

What river influences Cahors?

The Lot River

53

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)

54

Who produces Madonna del Piano and what is the appellation?

Valdicava; Brunello di Montalcino

55

Where are the Eifel mountains located?

Ahr

56

How long must a Gran Reserva wine from Argentina be aged before release if the wine is red?

2 years

57

What is the minimum aging required for a bottle of Bourbon if there is no age statement on the label?

3 years

58

What are the provinces of production for Chianti Classico?

Firenze and Sienna

59

What are the communes of production for Maranges?

Cheilly-les-maranges, Dezize-Les-Maranges, Sampigny-les-maranges

60

Name the country where the following regions may be found: Primorska, Bekaa Valley, Negev Desert

Slovenia, Lebanon, Israel

61

What is the minimum ABV for Nizza DOCG?

13%

62

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.

63

What are the regions of New Zealand’s south island?

Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, Waitaki Valley, Central Otago

64

What is the maximum percentage of wine from a year’s harvest that may be sold as vintage Champagne?

80%

65

Name five geographic indications of Scotch production.

Highland, lowland, speyside, islay, campbeltown

66

What is the primary grape of Anchialos

Roditis, minimum 75%

67

Which two zones overlap Victoria and New South Wales?

Murray Darling and Swan Hill

68

Which autonomia are the following Vino de Pago located? Arinzano, Dehesa del Carrizal, Las Balagueses

Navarra, Tierra Estella; Castilla - La Mancha; Utiel Requena, Valencia

69

What is the minimum must weight for Beaujolais Rouge?

171 g/l

70

Name three of the original states of production for Mezcal.

Oaxaca, Guerrero, Durango, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas

71

What is the maximum amount of Viognier allowed in Cote Rotie if the grape is cofermented with Syrah?

20%

72

What is the maximum amount of Pinot Gris allowed in Bourgogne Blanc?

30%

73

What is the appellation for unfortified wines from Banyuls?

Collioure

74

What is the minimum amount of time Banyuls Grand Cru must be in barrel?

30 months.

75

What are the red wine only appellations of Anjou-Saumur?

Anjou-Villages, Anjou Villages Brissac, Saumur-Champigny

76

What is the minimum ABV for vodka bottled in the USA?

40%

77

What are the red grapes allowed for Rioja Tinto?

Tempranillo, Garnacha, MAzuelo, Graciano, Maturana Tinta

78

What is the soil type of the Azores Islands?

Volcanic

79

Name a wine growing state in Australia that has never dealt with Phylloxera.

South Australia, Western Australia

80

What is the minimum aging for Marc de Jura?

24 months in containers less than 600 liters

81

What is the encepagement for Coteaux Champenois?

Chardonnay, Pinot noir, Meunier, Arbane, Petit Meslier, Pinot Blanc, pinot gris

82

Which appellation of the Azores islands produces non fortified wine?

Graciosa

83

What is the synonym for Chenin Blanc in South Africa?

Steen

84

Where are Saanich Peninsula and Cowichan Valley found, specifically?

Vancouver Island, BC, Canada

85

Which appellation of Provence requires manual harvesting only?

Bandol

86

Bonnes Mares AOP straddles which two villages?

Morey Saint Denis and Chambolle Musigny

87

What does Entre Cordilleras signify on a bottle of Chilean wine?

85% of the wine was grown between the coastal and Andes mountains

88

What is the maximum RS for Morgon?

3 g/l

89

What are the regional appellations of Niagara Peninsula?

Niagara on the Lake, Niagara Escarpment

90

Where is Applegate Valley AVA located?

Oregon

91

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

92

Where are the subzones of Capo Ferrato and Jerzu found?

Cannanou di Sardegna

93

Match the district to the region. Citrusdal Mountain, Overberg, Paarl, Langeberg-Garcia

Olifants River, Cape South Coast, Coastal, Klein Karoo

94

What are the subzones of Armagnac?

Haut Armagnac, bas Armagnac, Armagnac tenareze

95

What style of wines could be made in Valdizarbe?

White, red, rosé, Fortified

96

What styles of wine may be made in Vermentino di Gallura DOCG?

Still, Sparkling, Sweet (Passito)

97

What is the country of production for the following liqueurs? Tia Maria, Drambiue, Cointreau, Frangelico, Amarula

Jamaica, Scotland, France, Italy, SA

98

If a bottle of wine has Russian River Valley on the label, what percentage of that wine must come from California?

100%

99

What are the parent grapes of Torrontes Riojano?

Criolla Chica and Muscat of Alexandria

100

What color glass is the best to prevent skunking in bottled beer?

Brown

101

What is the Grape and Appellation of E&E Black Pepepr?

Shiraz, Barossa

102

What does Pezsgo mean on a bottle of Hungarian wine?

Sparkling

103

Pacherenc du Bic Vihl shares the same boundaries as what other appellation?

Madiran

104

How are the still wines of Madeira classified?

Madeirense

105

What styles of wine are made in Zitsa?

Dry white, sparkling, and semi sweet sparkling

106

Where are Bonvillars and Chablais found, specifically?

Vaud, Switzerland

107

What are the main soil types of Sancerre?

Terres Blanche, Caillotes, Silex

108

Which major wine area had climatic influence by the Benguela Current?

Western Cape, South Africa

109

What is the possible encepagement for Chateau Petrus?

Cab sauv, merlot, cab franc, Malbec, petit verdot

110

What percentage of a mixto must be made from agave?

51%%

111

Where are Osorno and Cautín valleys found?

Austral DO in Chile

112

When did South Africa introduce the Wine of Origin System?

1973

113

What red grapes are allowed for the production of Marsala?

Perricone, Calabrese (Nero d’Avola), Nerello Mascalese

114

Where are the unofficial subregions of Masterton, Gladstone, and Martinborough found, specifically?

Wairarapa, North Island, New Zealand

115

What is the sweet wine producing DOCG of Umbria?

Sagrantino di Montefalco for Passito

116

What are the base ingredients for calvados?

Apples and pears

117

Where are Arbin, Apremont, and Saint-Jean-de-la-Porte found?

Savoie

118

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

119

Which AVA straddles Napa and Sonoma valleys?

Carneros

120

What style of wine is made in Orleans-Clery?

Red, 100% cab franc

121

Which states are covered by the Upper Mississippi River Valley?

Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Illinois

122

What is the encepagement for Romanee St Vivant AOP?

Pinot noir, with a max of 15% pinot gris, pinot blanc, or chardonnay

123

Who produces E&E Black Pepper?

Barossa Valley Estate

124

What style of wine from Dao has the lowest minimum ABV?

Tinto Novo 10.5%

125

What is the maximum RS allowed for Hermitage Blanc if the wine is 15% ABV?

4 g/l

126

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

127

What is the maximum RS allowed for Base Wine in Champagne?

10 g/l

128

Which Grand Cru vineyards lie within Chassagne-Montrachet?

(le) Montrachet, criots-batard-montrachet, batard-montrachet

129

In what zone are the following regions? Margaret River, Coonawarra, McLaren Vale, Rutherglen, Mornington Peninsula

SW Australia, Limestone Coast, Fleurieu, NE Victoria, Port Philip

130

Name four soil types found in Chateauneuf-du-Pape.

Galets, Sand, Clay, Limestone, marl

131

What is the grape of Clisson?

Melon de Bourgogne

132

Which categories allow for this yield of 75 hl.ha?

Ortswein and Gutswein

133

Which of the following wines would have the highest release price: Caymus Special Selection, Colgin IX Estate, or Scarecrow Rutherford?

Colgin IX

134

What is the maximum RS for Cannanou di Sardegna Secco?

10 g/l

135

Which AVA’s are most influenced by their proximity to the Van Duzer Gap?

McMinnville and Eola-Amity Hills

136

What are the DOC’s of Argentina?

Lujan de Cuyo and San Rafael

137

Which rivers are associated with Tokaj?

Tisza and Bodrog

138

What is the minimum amount of Merlot found in a bottle of Suvereto Merlot if listed by variety on the label?

85%

139

What is Morillon?

Chardonnay synonym in Austria

140

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%

141

Where are Latour-de-France and Lesquerde located?

Cotes du Roussillon Villages

142

Which wine region of Thessalia allows for white wine production?

Anchialos

143

What are the five villages of Margaux.

Soussans, Margaux, Cantenac, Labarde, Arsac

144

Which grapes may be listed by varietal on a bottle of Suvereto?

Merlot, Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon

145

What is the minimum amount of time a bottle of wine from Gattinara must spend in oak?

24 months

146

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