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What is the maximum pressure allowed for Moscato D' Asti?

17 Atmospheres

2

What is Carricante?

A white grape used for the white wines on Etna DOC in Sicily

3

What super Tuscan DOC shares the same territory as Brunello Di Montalcino?

Sant' Antimo DOC

4

What are the two varieties authorised for Etna Rosso DOC?

Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Capuccino

5

What is the primary grape of Torgiano Rosso Riserva DOCG

Sangiovese

6

What is the driest style of style of Madiera?

Sercial

7

Vitigno (It)

Grape Variety

8

Millesimato (It)

Sparkling wine with a vintage date

9

Muso (It)

A holding in a farm or estate

10

Invecchiato (It)

Aged

11

Imbottigliatto All' Origine (It)

Bottled by producer

12

Imbottiliato Dal Produttore All' Origine (It)

Bottled by producer at the source (estate bottled)

13

Imbottigilatto (It)

Bottled

14

Governo (It)

Practice of adding dried grapes or concentrated grape must to a wine after fermentation, causing a secondary fermentation to increase body and Flavor

15

Fattoria (It)

Farm or estate (or a collection of farms and estates)

16

Ettolitro (It)

Hectolitre

17

Ettato (It)

Hectare

18

Classico (It)

The original "heart" of a DOP wine region

19

Chiaretto (It)

Rose

20

Name the five villages of Barolo...

Barolo
Castiglione Falletto
Serralunga D' Alba
La Morra
Monforte D' Alba

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Cascina (It)

Farmhouse or wine estate

22

Annata (It)

Vintage Year

23

Chanti Colline Pisane

Italy, Tuscany
Chianti sub region

24

Muffa Nobile (It)

Noble Rot

25

Ossidato (It)

Oxidised

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Podere (It)

A small estate

27

Scelto (It)

Selected, usually late harvested

28

Uva (It)

Grape

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Solaio (It)

The loft where the grapes are dried for passito wines

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Uva passa (It)

Dried grape, usually for passito wines