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Flashcards in Germany Deck (14):
1

What does "Grosses Gewächs" signify"?

A dry wine of at least spätlese level ripeness classified by the VDP

2

Einzellage

single vineyard - smallest delimited winegrowing site by law

3

halbtrocken

"off-dry"

4

feinherb

"half-dry"... unregulated designation - usually sweeter than halbtrocken

5

List the Pradikat levels from least to most ripe

kabinett, spätlese, auslese, berenauslese, eiswein, trockenberenauslese

6

South of the Rhine in between the town of Mainz and Worms lies which Anbaugebiet?

Rheinhessen

7

List the subdivisions of German wine regions in descending order of size

Anbaugebiete, Großlage, Bereich, Gemeinde, Einzellage

8

What are the three Bs of MittelPfalz?

Burklin-Wolf, von Buhl, Basserman-Jordan

9

Where is the famous Karthauserhofberg estate?

Eitelsbach, Ruwer, Mosel

10

Near what tributary is the famous Rausch vineyard located?

Saar

11

What town would be listed on a German wine label with the vineyard Goldtröpfchen?

Piesport(er)

12

Which town(s) of the Mosel have vineyards named Sonnenuhr?

Wehlen - Sonnenuhr

Brauneberg - Juffer Sonnenuhr

13

What is the German name for Pinot Noir?

Spätburgunder

14

What is the measure for must weight used in the Pradikat system?

oechsle