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1

Who owns the Maximin Grünhäuser Abtsberg vineyard?

von Schubert-Grünhaus estate

2

Who owns the Josephshöfer vineyard?

Reichsgraff von Kesselstatt

3

Who owns the Eitelsbacher Karthäuserhofberg vineyard?

Karthäuserhof

4

Who owns most of the Rothenberg vineyard? Where is it located?

-Gunderloch
-Rheinhessen's premier site

5

Who owns most of the Mannberg vineyard? Where is it located?

-von Simmern
-Hattenheim

6

Who is the producer to watch in Hochheim that just got started in 1956?

Franz Künstler

7

Who has the term "Erstes Gewächs" trademarked?

Charta

8

Which anbaugebiet has not adopted the new Erste Lage tier?

Rheinhessen

9

Which anbaugebiet has the most Grosse Lage?

Rheingau

10

Where is Zell located?

Mosel

11

Where is Winkel located?

Rheingau

12

Where is Trier located?

Mosel

13

Where is the Steinberg vineyard located? Who is it a monopole of?

-Hattenheim
-Kloster Eberbach

14

Where is the Sonnenberg vineyard?

Eltville (Rheingau)

15

Where is the Scharzhofberger ortsteil vineyard located?

Wiltingen

16

Where is the Rheingau's center for red wine production?

Assmannshausen

17

Where is the Rausch vineyard located?

Saarburg, Mosel

18

Where is the origin of Liebfraumilch?

Worms in the Rheinhessen

19

Where is the monastery of Kloster Eberbach?

Hallgarten (Rheingau)

20

Where is the Michelsberg grosslage?

Piesport - a smear on the integrity of the village

21

Where is the Lay vineyard?

Bernkastel, Mosel

22

Where is the Kammerberg Grosse Lage vineyard?

Schweigen (Pfalz)

23

Where is the Kalkofen vineyard located?

Deidesheim (Pfalz)

24

Where is the Josephshöfer vineyard located?

Graach (Mosel)

25

Where is the Gräfenberg vineyard located?

Kiedrich (Rheingau)

26

Where is the Dromprobst vineyard located?

Graach (Mosel)

27

Where is the Doctor vineyard?

Bernkastel-Kues (Mosel)

28

Where is the Berg Roseneck vineyard located?

Rüdesheim, Rheingau

29

Where is the Badstube grosslage?

Bernkastel-Kues, Mosel

30

Where is Spay located?

Mittelrhein

31

Where is Schweigen located? Name a producer here.

-Pfalz
-Friedrich Becker - one of Germany's most esteemed producers of Spätburgunder

32

Where is Schloss Johannisberg located?

Rheingau

33

Where is Sangiovese planted in Germany?

Pfalz

34

Where is Rüdesheim located?

Rheingau

35

Where is Pfaffenberg located? Who owns it?

-Hattenheim (Rheingau)
-Schloss Schönborn

36

Where is most of Germany's Schwarzriesling planted?

Württemberg

37

Where is Matthias Müller producing wines?

Mittelrhein

38

Where is Kloster Eberbach located?

Rheingau

39

Where is Kiedrich located?

Rheingau

40

Where is Juffer-Sonnenuhr vineyard located?

Brauneberg, Mosel

41

Where is Johannisberg located?

Rheingau

42

Where is Iphofen located?

Franken

43

Where is Hochheim located?

Rheingau

44

Where is Hattenheim located?

Rheingau

45

Where is Hallgarten located?

Rheingau

46

Where is Geisenheim located?

Rheingau

47

Where is Erbach located?

Rheingau

48

Where is Eltville located?

Rheingau

49

Where is Deidesheim located?

Pfalz

50

Where is Bacharach located?

Mittelrhein

51

Where is Assmannshausen located?

Rheingau

52

Where in Germany does the Rhine river flow westward?

Rheingau - from the city of Wiesbaden to Rüdesheim

53

Where does the Mosel merge with the Rhine River?

Koblenz

54

Where does the German "discovery" of Spätlese date to? When was Auslese discovered?

-1775 - at Schloss Johannisberg in the Rheingau
-1787 - Auslese

55

Where does the Ahr rank in overall size?

10th

56

Where are Jungfer and Schönhell vineyards located?

Hallgarten (Rheingau)

57

When was the Mosel's name shortened?

August 1st, 2007

58

When was the Geisenheim Institute found? Where is it located?

1872
-Rheingau

59

When did the Cistercians of Burgundy found Kloster Eberbach monastery?

1136

60

What wine was featured on the Titanic's wine list?

Niersteiner Pettenthal Riesling

61

What vineyard located to the east of Hattenheimer Mannberg?

Erbacher Macrobrunn

62

What village is at the confluence of the Rhine and Main River in the Rheingau?

Hoccheim

63

What two anbaugebiete are located in former East Germany?

-Sachsen
-Saale-Unstrut

64

What terms were "Classic" and "Selection" intended to replace? Who developed the program? When did it debut?

-Halbtrocken and Trocken
-German Wine Institute at Mainz
-Debuted with the 2000 vintage

65

What style is Landwein produced as?

trocken or halbtrocken

66

What slate characterizes the Mosel?

Devonian slate

67

What river is the Nahe situated along?

The Nahe River

68

What river is Franken located on?

Main River

69

What regions can Liebfraumilch be blended from?

-Rheinhessen
-Nahe
-Rheingau
-Pfalz

70

What region uses "Erstes Gewächs" instead of "Grosses Gewächs"?

Rheingau - is a legally authorized term and may be spelled out in full

71

What region may not produce Grosse Lage wines at the Kabinett level?

Pfalz

72

What region has the highest Öchsle requirement for Spätlese Riesling?

Pfalz @ 90º

73

What region has the highest Öchsle requirement for Kabinett Riesling?

Franken @ 78º

74

What quality level of wine can be produced from grapes outside Germany?

Deutscher Wein
-It must be 100% German
-OR a statement must be included on the label naming the countries that contribute to the blend

75

What quality level is most German sparkling wine?

Deutscher Wein

76

What quality level is Liebfraumilch considered?

QbA

77

What portion of the VDP estate vineyards are planted to Riesling?

55.00%

78

What portion of the Rheingau is planted to Riesling?

80% - the highest proportion of the grape than any other anbaugebiet

79

What portion of the Ahr is red wine?

88.00%

80

What portion of Rheingau Riesling production is dry?

1/2 as of 2014

81

What portion of Germany's vineyards are Riesling?

20.00%

82

What parallel is Ahr located on?

50th

83

What mountain range is in the Pfalz?

Haardt Hills (aka Vosges Mtns)

84

What may growers to the east of the vineyard whose vines were excluded from Doctor in 1984 label their wines?

Alte Badstube am Doktorberg

85

What is Weissherbst? Where is it popular?

•A saignée rosé made from a single variety and of at least QbA quality
•Baden

86

What is the warmest site of the Pfalz?

The Grosse Lage Forster Kirchenstück

87

What is the Südliche Weinstrasse?

The southern commune of the Pfalz

88

What is the sole bereich of the Rheingau?

Johannisberg

89

What is the rosé popular in Württemberg?

Schillerwein

90

What is the rosé popular in Baden?

Weissherbst

91

What is the river of the Ahr?

Ahr river

92

What is the requirement for sparkling wine to be labeled "Deutscher Sekt"?

100% German grapes

93

What is the range of Öchsle for TBA?

150-154º

94

What is the range of Öchsle for Spätlese?

80-95º

95

What is the range of Öchsle for Kabinett?

70-85º

96

What is the range of Öchsle for Beerenauslese and Eiswein?

110-128º

97

What is the range of Öchsle for Auslese?

88-105º

98

What is the only bereich of the Ahr? And only grosslage?

-Bereich - Walporzheim-Ahrtal
-Grosslage - Klosterberg

99

What is the name of the traditional flute-shaped brown bottle? Where is it used?

-Rheingauer Flöte
-Rheingau

100

What is the most planted red grape of the Rheingau?

Spätburgunder

101

What is the most planted grape in the Rheinhessen?

Müller-Thurgau

102

What is the min must weight for Grosse Lage wines?

A min must weight equivalent to Spätlese

103

What is the min alcohol level for Prädikat wines?

-7%
-5.5% - BA, TBA and Eiswein

104

What is the min % for a stated variety in Germany?

85.00%

105

What is the max RS for "classic"?

9g/l (12g/l for Riesling)

106

What is the German term for noble rot?

Edelfäule

107

What is the German term for monopole?

alleinbesitz

108

What is the German name for Blaufränkisch?

Lemberger

109

What is the finest estate in the Mittelrhein?

Toni Jost's alleinbesitz Bacharacher Hahn

110

What is the best Spätburgunder vineyard of the Rheingau? Name a producer of it.

-Höllenberg
-August Kesseler

111

What is the annual average temperature of the Mosel?

49ºF

112

What is the aging requirement for Grosses Gewächs wines?

-White - not released before 9/1
-Red - receive an additional year of aging

113

What is the aging req for Grosse Lage wines labeled by Prädikat?

May be released as soon as May 1 of the year following harvest

114

What is the 2nd most planted red grape in Germany?

Dornfelder

115

What is tafelwein known as since 2009?

Deutscher Wein

116

What is Schillerwein?

A style of rosé produced by fermenting red and white grapes together; common in Württemberg

117

What is required for Sekt to be labeled as QbA?

It must be produced from traditional grapes grown in 1 of the 13 anbaugebiete

118

What is Pinot Gris called in Germany?

Grauburgunder

119

What is Piesport's greatest vineyard?

Goldtröpfchen

120

What is Müller-Thurgau a cross of?

-Originally thought to be Riesling x Silvaner
-Recent DNA has recast it as Riesling x Madeleine Royale

121

What is located to the west of Erbacher Macrobrunn?

Hattenheimer Mannberg

122

What is Goldriesling? Where is it a local specialty in Germany?

An aromatic crossing developed in Alsace, is the local specialty of Sachsen

123

What is Germany's warmest wine growing region?

Kaisterstuhl (Baden)

124

What is Germany's northernmost wine growing region?

Saale-Unstrut

125

What is Frühburgunder?

A early-ripening strain of Pinot Noir

126

What is Franken's wine center? Name an important vineyard.

Würzberg - Stein (lends its name to the former Frankish nickname "Steinwein")

127

What is Ehrenfelser a crossing of?

Riesling x Silvaner

128

What is Dornfelder a crossing of?

Helfensteiner x Heroldrebe

129

What is Bacchus a crossing of?

(Silvaner x Riesling) x Müller-Thurgau

130

What grape is typically used for liebfraumilch?

Muller-Thurgau

131

What estate labels his Grosse Lage wines as "GC" instead of "GG"?

Bürklin-Wolf

132

What are the yields for "Classic" and "Selection"?

60hl/ha

133

What are the two communes of the Pfalz?

-Mittelhaardt-Deutsche Weinstrasse
-Südliche Weinstrasse

134

What are the tiers VDP Classification from 2012 forward and yields required?

-Grosse Lage - max 50hl/ha
-Erste Lage - max 60hl/ha
-Ortswein: Village Wines - max 75hl/ha
-Gutswein: Regional Wines - max 75hl/ha

135

What are the soils of Erden?

Red slate

136

What are the min abv for "classic" and "selection"?

min abv 12% (11.5% in the Mosel)

137

What are the common varieties in Saale-Unstrut?

-Müller-Thurgau
-Wessburgunder

138

What and where is the Roter Hang located?

A slope of red clay and slate spanning 180 ha between Nierstein and Nackenheim in the Rheinhessen

139

What anbaugebiet is located on the Elbe River?

Sachsen

140

What 2 vineyards in the Pfalz were recast as Premier Cru with the introduction of the new tier?

Paradiesgarten and Kalkofen in Deidesheim

141

Were is the Paradiesgarten vineyard located?

Deidesheim (Pfalz)

142

The Rheinterrasse stretches from what villages?

From Bodenheim southward through Nierstein and Oppenheim, ending near Mettenheim

143

The Mosel River emerges from what Mountains?

Vosges Mountains in France

144

Scheurebe is a crossing of what? Where was it developed?

-Riesling x Silvaner
-Rheinhessen

145

Saale-Unstrut lies on the confluence of what two rivers?

Saale and Unstrut rivers

146

Name an alleinbesitz of Bürklin-Wolf in Ruppertsberg (Pfalz)

Gaisböhl

147

Name a producer who makes Bernkasteler Lay wines.

Dr. Loosen

148

Name a producer of the Roter Hang.

Gunderloch

149

Name a producer of Kiedricher Gräfenberg. What style of wines outstanding?

-Robert Weil
-Auslese level and above

150

Name a producer of Erdener Prälat.

Dr. Loosen

151

Name 5 rivers of Germany.

-Mosel
-Rhine
-Main
-Nahe
-Elbe

152

Name 4 vineyards that are smaller than the 5 ha minimum size for a registered vineyard.

-Doctor (Bernkastel)
-Kirchenstück (Forst)
-Freundstück (Forst)
-Schloss Vollrads (Rheingau)

153

Name 4 sites of Forst.

-Kirchenstück
-Jesuitengarten
-Pechstein
-Ungeheuer

154

Name 4 German producers that can trace their estates back hundreds of years.

-Schloss Johannisberg
-Reichsgraff von Kesselstatt
-Reinhold Haart
-Dr. Bürklin-Wolf

155

Name 4 estates in the Mittelhaardt in the Pfalz.

-Müller-Catoir
-Bassermann-Jordan
-von Buhl
-Bürklin-Wolf

156

Name 3 vineyards of Winkel.

-Schloss Vollrads (ortsteil)
-Jesuitengarten
-Hasensprung

157

Name 3 vineyards of Rüdesheim.

-Berg Rottland
-Berg Schlossberg
-Berg Roseneck

158

Name 2 vineyards of Erden with red slate.

-Prälat
-Treppchen

159

Name 2 vineyards in Hochheim.

-Hölle
-Kirchenstück

160

Name 2 villages with Sonnenuhr vineyards?

Wehlen and Zeltingen

161

Name 2 producers of the Ürziger Würzgarten.

-Mönchhof
-Joh. Jos. Christoffel Erben

162

Name 2 producers of the Ahr.

-Meyer-Näkel
-Kreuzberg

163

Name 2 producers of Franken and what village they are in.

-Hans Wirsching - Iphofen
-Horst Sauer - Escherndorf

164

Name 2 producers from the Goldtröpfchen vineyard.

-Reinhold Haart
-Reichsgraff von Kesselstatt

165

Name 2 producers based in Ãœrzig.

-Mönchhof
-Joh. Jos. Christoffel Erben

166

Name 2 growers based in Hattenheim.

-Schloss Schönborn
-Langwerth von Simmern

167

Name 2 grosslagen within the Bernkastel bereich?

-Badstube
-Michelsberg

168

Name 1 producer of Wiltinger Scharzhofberger.

Egon Müller

169

In 1971 the 30,000 einzellagen were condensed into how many registered vineyards? What is the minimum size of a registered vineyard?

-2,600 vineyards
-5 ha

170

If Grosse Lage wines are dry, what are they called?

Grosses Gewächs

171

Grosses Gewächs wines in Franken are produced from what varieties?

-Riesling
-Silvaner
-Weissburgunder
-Spätburgunder
-Fruhbugunder (?)

172

From the 2012 vintage forward, the former Erste Lage wines would now be known as what?

Grosse Lage - not be confused with grosslage, and Erste Lage indicate Permier Cru, rather than Grand Cru

173

Can Erste Lage wines be labeled "GG"?

No, Grosses Gewächs is reserved for Grosse Lage; Erste Lage dry wines must be labeled as "trocken" instead

174

Can a varietal appear on Deutscher Wein labels?

Yes

175

Are "feine" and "hochfeine" allowed on labels?

No, it was outlawed with the 1971 Wine Law

176

"Selection" is equivalent to what must weight?

Auslese

177

What are the important villages of the Südliche-Weinstrasse?

Siebeldingen
Birkweiler
Schweigen

178

What are the important villages of the Saar?

Wiltingen
Saarburg

179

What are the important villages of the Ruwer?

Eitelsbach
Mertesdorf

180

What is the important einzellage of Wiltingen?

(Saar)
Scharzhofberger

181

What is the important einzellage of Saarburg?

(Saar)
Rausch

182

What is the important einzellage of Eitelsbach?

(Ruwer)
Karthäuserhofberg

183

What are the important einzellagen of Mertesdorf?

(Ruwer)
Abtsberg
Herrenberg
Bruderberg

184

What is the important einzellage of Trittenheim?

(Mosel)
Apotheke

185

What are the important einzellagen of Piesport?

(Mosel)
Goldtröpfchen
Domherr

186

What are the important einzellagen of Brauneberg?

(Mosel)
Juffer
Juffer Sonnenuhr

187

What are the important einzellagen of Bernkastel-Kues?

(Mosel)
Doctor
Lay

188

What are the important einzellagen of Graach an der Mosel?

Domporbst
Josephshöfer

189

What is the important einzellage of Wehlen?

(Mosel)
Sonnenuhr

190

What is the important einzellage of Zeltingen?

(Mosel)
Sonnenuhr

191

What is the important einzellage of Ãœrzig?

(Mosel)
Würzgarten

192

What are the important einzellagen of Erden?

(Mosel)
Prälat
Treppchen

193

What is the important einzellage of Assmanshausen?

(Rheingau)
Höllenberg

194

What are the important einzellagen of Rüdesheim?

(Rheingau)
Berg Roseneck
Berg Rottland
Berg Schlossberg

195

What is the important einzellage of Geisenheim?

(Rheingau)
Schloss Johannisberg

196

What is the important einzellage of Johannisberg?

(Rheingau)
Hölle

197

What are the important einzellagen of Winkel?

(Rheingau)
Schloss Vollrads
Jesuitengarten
Hasensprung

198

What are the important einzellagen of Hattenheim?

(Rheingau)
Pfaffenberg
Mannberg
Steinberg

199

What are the important einzellagen of Hallgarten?

(Rheingau)
Schönhell
Jungfer

200

What is the important einzellage of Erbach?

(Rheingau)
Marcobrunn

201

What is the important einzellage of Kiedrich?

(Rheingau)
Gräfenberg

202

What is the important einzellage of Eltville?

(Rheingau)
Sonnenberg

203

What are the important einzellagen of Hochheim am Main?

(Rheingau)
Hölle
Kirchenstück

204

What is the important einzellage of Nackenheim?

(Rheinhessen)
Rothenberg

205

What are the important einzellagen of Nierstein?

(Rheinhessen)
Hipping
Pettenthal

206

What are the important einzellagen of Oppenheim?

(Rheinhessen)
Schützenhütte
Sackträger

207

What are the important einzellagen of Westhofen?

(Rheinhessen)
Morstein
Kirchspiel

208

What is the important einzellage of Dalsheim?

(Rheinhessen)
Hubacker

209

What is the important einzellage of Kallstadt?

(Pfalz)
Saumagen

210

What are the important einzellagen of Forst?

(Pfalz)
Kirchenstück
Freundstück
Pechstein
Ungeheuer
Jesuitengarten

211

What are the important einzellagen of Deidesheim?

(Pfalz)
Langenmorgen
Hohenmorgen
Kieselberg

212

What are the important einzellagen of Ruppertsberg?

(Pfalz)
Reiterpfad
Gaisböhl

213

What is the important einzellage of Königsbach?

(Pfalz)
Idig

214

What is the important einzellage of Siebeldingen?

(Pfalz)
Im Sonnenschein

215

What is the important einzellage of Birkweiler?

(Pfalz)
Kastanienbusch

216

What is the important einzellage of Schweigen?

(Pfalz)
Kammerberg

217

What latitude is Germany at?

straddles the 50th parallel

218

What is an einzellagen?

A vineyard

219

What is an ortsteil?

a vineyard so famous that it does not need a village attached.

220

What is an alleinbesitz?

A monopole

221

When was the German Wine Law established?

1971

222

What is the English nickname for German wines?

Hock

223

What are major concerns with viticulture in Germany?

Reliability of ripening and susceptibility of frost

224

When was the Geisenheim Wine Institute founded? Where?

1872; Rheingau

225

Name 7 popular crossings.

Muller-Thurgau, Ehrenfelser, Kerner, Bacchus, Faber, Scheurebe, Dornfelder

226

Describe Liebfraumilch.


Sweet, cheap, characterless. No grape can appear on the label. Can be blended from the Rheinhessen, Nahe, Rheingau and Pfalz.

227

What is Grauburgunder?

Pinot Gris

228

What is Weissburgunder?

Pinot Blanc

229

What is Schwarzriesling?

Pinot Meunier

230

What is Spatburgunder?

Pinot Noir

231

What does the 1st set of numbers for the AP Number refer to?

The region where the wine was tested

232

What does the 2nd set of numbers for the AP Number refer to?

The commune in which the wine was bottled

233

What does the 3rd set of numbers for the AP Number refer to?

The bottler's code

234

What does the 4th set of numbers for the AP Number refer to?

A unique code for the bottling

235

What does the 5th set of numbers for the AP Number refer to?

The year in which the application was filed

236

What method is typically used to produce Sekt?

Charmant

237

If the sparkling wine uses German grapes, what can it be labeled as?

Deutscher Sekt

238

If the sparkling wine uses German grapes from 1 of the 13 anbaugebiete, what can it be labeled as?

Deutscher Sekt QbA

239

What is the minimum Ochsle range for Kabinett?

70-85 degrees

240

What is the minimum Ochsle range for Spatlese?

80-95 degrees

241

What is the minimum Ochsle range for Auslese?

88-105 degrees

242

What is the minimum Ochsle range for Beerenauslese?

110-128 degrees

243

What is the minimum Ochsle range for Eiswein?

110-128 degrees

244

What is the minimum Ochsle range for Trockenbeererauslese?

150-154 degrees

245

What 2 anbaugebiet use ranges for their minimum ochsle?

Baden and Wurttemberg

246

Name the 13 Anbaugebiet.

Mosel; Ahr; Mittelrhein; Rheingau; Rheinhessen; Nahe; Pfalz; Hessische-Bergstrasse; Baden; Wurttemberg; Franken; Sachsen; Saale-Unstrut

247

What does VDP stand for?

Verband Deutscher Pradikatsweinguter

248

When was the VDP founded?

1910

249

What was the original premise of the VDP?

Strove to promote natur or unchaptalized wines

250

What is the maximum RS for Grosses Gewachs?

9 g/l

251

What is ortswein?

VDP's answer to village wines

252

What is Gutswein?

VDP's answer to regional wines

253

What is the maximum permitted yields for erste lage wines?

60 hl/ha

254

What is the maximum permitted yields for grosse lage wines?

50 hl/ha

255

Which level of the pradikat cannot be made from Grosse Lage sites in the Pfalz?

Kabinett

256

What was the term Classic intended to replace?

Halbtrocken

257

What was the term Selection intended to replace?

Trocken

258

What is the maximum RS for Classic wines?

15 g/l

259

What is the maximum RS for Selection wines?

9 g/l (12 g/l for Riesling)

260

What is Anreicherung?

Broad term for sweetening must before or after fermentation by using sugar, grape must, concentrated grape must or RCGM

261

What is Abfuller?

A bottler of shipper who assumes the responsibility for the origin and quality of the wine

262

What is Edelfaule?

Noble rot

263

What is Einzenllage?

Single vineyard

264

What is Erste Gewachs?

Legal term used for dry wines in the Rheingau from the best vineyards

265

What is Erzeeugerabfullung?

Grown and produced by the same grower or co-op

266

What is Feinherb?

Half dry- no legal definition

267

What is Flashschengarung?

Bottle fermented sekt

268

What is Flurbereinigung?

Restructuring of German vineyards

269

What is Fuder?

1000 liter casks in the Mosel

270

What is Grosses Gewachs?

VDP classification of dry wines from the best vineyards, must be spatlese ripeness

271

What is Grosslage?

A collection of vineyards

272

What is Gutsabfullung?

Grown, produced and bottled by the same person/estate

273

What is Halbtrocken?

Half dry, generally less than 18 g/l RS

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What is Handgeruttelt?

Hand riddeled

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What is Kellerei?

A wine cellar (or wholesaler)

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What is Leiblich?

Medium sweet

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What is Rotling?

Rose wine that is produced from a mixture of red and white varieties. Must have a pale red or clear color.

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What is Stuck?

1200 liter casks generally used in the Rheingau

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What is Schneewein?

Snow wine- a term used to describe an ice wine made from grapes gathered when snow covers the vineyard

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What is Trocken?

dry; Generally less than 4 g/l RS but can be slightly higher depending on acid content and region

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What is Weissherbst?

Rose from a single variety red grape

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What is Winzergenossenshaft?

A co-op

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What was the original name for the Mosel? When did this change occur?

Mosel-Saar-Ruwer; August 1st 2007

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What does the Goldkapsel of the Mosel represent?

Reserve wines that generally have higher sweetness due to a higher must weight

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What does the Lange Goldkapsel of the Mosel represent?

Even richer wines

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Where does the Mosel river begin?

The Vosges Mountains of France

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Which of the Mosel Bereiche is the largest?

Bernkastel

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Name 3 vineyards that feature a sundial in the cliff face.

Wehlener Sonnenuhr, Zeltinger Sonnenuhr and Brauneberger Juffer-Sonnenuhr

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In which direction do the slopes of Rheingau face?

South

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What are the soils of the upper slopes of the Rheingau?

Slate dominated

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Where is most of the Spatburgunder of the Rheingau grown?

Assmannshausen

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Where does the best spatburgunder of Assmannshausen derive from?

Hollenberg Vineyard

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Where is Assmannshausen?

Rheingau

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Where is Rudesheim?

Rheingau

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Where is Geisenheim?

Rheingau

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Where is Johannisberg?

Rheingau

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Where is Winkel?

Rheingau

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Where is Hattenheim?

Rheingau

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Where is Hallgarten?

Rheingau

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Where is Erbach?

Rheingau

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Where is Kiedrich?

Rheingau

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Where is Eltville?

Rheingau

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Where is Hochheim am Main?

Rheingau

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With a gradient of approx. 70%, which site is Rheingau's steepest and hottest?

Berg Schlossberg in the Rudesheim

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What is phyllite?

A blue slate found in both Kiedrich and Assmannshausen

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What is restusse?

RS

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What is the volume of a stuck? Where is it used?

1200 L;Rheingau

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Describe Fuder and Stuck.

Fuder is a 1000 l cask common in the Mosel and Stuck is a 1200 l cask common in the Rheingau

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What is Fruhburgunder?

An early ripening strain of Pinot Noir found in Franken

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What major river influences the anbaugebiete Sachsen?

Lies in the Elbe River Valley

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What are the soils of Roter Hang?

a slope of red clay and slate

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Where is Nackenheim?

Rheinhessen

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Where is Nierstein?

Rheinhessen

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Where is Oppenheim?

Rheinhessen

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Where is Westhofen?

Rheinhessen

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Where is Dalsheim?

Rheinhessen

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What are the premier wine villages of the Mittelhaardt-Deutsche Weinstrasse (Pflaz)?

North to South
-Kallstadt
-Ungstein
-Bad Durckheim
-Wachenheim
-Forst
-Deidesheim
-Ruppertsberg

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What are the gemeinden of the Mosel?

-Trittenheim
-Piesport
-Brauneberg
-Bernkastel-Kues
-Graach-an-der-Mosel
-Wehlen
-Zeltingen
-Urzing
-Erden

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What are the 6 bereich in the Mosel?

-Bernkastel
-Berg Cochem
-Saar
-Ruwertal
-Obermosel
-Moseltor

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Name the 6 important gemeinden of the Nahe.

-Bad Kreuzhach
-Bad Munster
-Horheim
-Niederhausen
-Oberhausen
-Schlossbockelheim

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What are the major villages of the Rheingau?

-Assmannshausen
-Rudesheim
-Geisenheim
-Johannisberg
-Winkel
-Hattenheim
-Hallgarten
-Erbach
-Kiedrich
-Eltville
-Hochheim am Main

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What are the important villages of the Rheinhessen?

-Hackenheim
-Nierstein
-Oppenheim
-Westhofen
-Dalsheim