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1

What river runs through Chablis?

The Serein River

2

What bank of the Serein are the Grand Cru Vineyards of Chablis?

right bank

3

What is the main soiltype of Chablis?

Kimmeridgean or the younger Portlandian clay

4

What is Kimmeridgean soil consist of?

clay, limestone, fossilized oyster shells

5

How many wineregions are there in Austria?

4

6

What are the wineregions of Austria?

Niederösterreich
Burgenland
Wien
Steiermark

7

What is the Lake in Burgenland?

Neusiedlersee (Lake Neusiedl)

8

What effect does the Neusiedlersee has on the climate?

it moderates temperatures and creates conditions for noble rot

9

How many winemaking districts are in Austria?

16

10

What are Austrias winemaking districts?

Wachau
Wagram
Kamptal
Kremstal
Traisental
Weinviertel
Wien - Gemischter Satz
Carnuntum
Thermenregion
Neusiedlersee
Leithaberg
Mittelburgenland
Eisenberg
Süd-Oststeiermark
Südsteiermark
Weststeiermark

11

What latitude is Wien on?

48th parallel