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1

what are the four levels of german wines

from top to bottom
pradikatswein
qba
landewein
tafelwein

2

t or f
german wine labeld tafelwein may have grapes from another european country in the blend

t

3

what is the french equivalent of landwein

vin de pays

4

how many specified growing regions are there in germany

13

5

the majority of german wine growing regions are located in what part of the country
a. northeast
b. northwest
c. southeast
d. southwest

d. southwest

6

t or f
anbaugebiet is the german word for a specified wine growing region

t

7

what is the correct meaning of anbaugebeit

Growing region

8

what is the correct meaning of bereich

District

9

what is the correct meaning of grosslage

large site

10

what is the correct meaning of einzellage

single vineyard

11

t or f
pradikatswein is a hight quaility level than qba

t

12

what does spatlese mean

late harvest

13

t or f
trockenbeerenauslese is the sweetest level of pradikatswein wine

t

14

if anbaugebiet is a wine growing region what is bereich

a wine district

15

what does einzellagen mean

single vineyard

16

t or f
wine from the mosel river come in long slender green bottles and wines from along the rhine come in brown bottles

t

17

name two of the four important white grape varieties of germany

riesling
muller thurgau
sylvaner
kerner

18

t or f
qba wines may be chaptalized

t

19

t or f
pradikatswein wines may be chaptalized

f

20

what is the amtliche prufnummer (APNr

the ap number is a quality control number that indicates the region and village of vineyard of production. it also indicates the wine estate and in what year the wine was tasted.

21

what is the central district of the mosel region
a. bereich burg cochem
b. bereich bernkastel
c. bereich saar
d. bereich ruwer
e. bereich obermosel
f. Bereich moseltor

b. bereich bernkastel

22

which wine growing region is known for producing germanys most aristocratic wines?

Rheigau

23

from which four regions can grapes be blended to make the famous liebfraumilch wine

liebfraumilch

24

for what type of bottle is franken is well known

franken is well known for the flagon shaped bocksbeutel

25

what are the four wine growing regions of austria

weinland
osterreich
steierland
wien
bergland
osterreich

26

what is austrias largest wine region in terms of vineyard acreage planted

weinland

27

what is austrias most important grape variety

gruner veltliner

28

which austrian wine district has developled the steinfeder federspiel and smaragd classifications of wine

wachau has developed them

29

what is the austrian equivalent to frances aoc and italys docg

dac

30

t or f
all austrian qualitatswein may be chaptalized

f kabinett wine may not be chaptalized