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Flashcards in New Zealand Deck (10):
1

What are the most planted varieties in Hawke's Bay? What other varieties are planted?

Chardonnay and Merlot... Sauv Blanc, Pinot Gris, Syrah, Cab Sauv

2

Where is Gimblett Gravels?

Hawke's Bay, North Island

3

Where is Martinborough? What style is noteworthy there?

Wairarapa... Pinot Noir

4

Marlborough is home to roughly _______ of New Zealand's vineyards.

70%

5

What is the highest altitude grape growing region on the southern island of NZ?

Otago

6

What mountain range creates a rain shadow effect on the southern island of NZ?

Southern Alps

7

What is the driest winemaking region of the north island?

Hawke's Bay

8

What are the winemaking regions of the southern island?

Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago

9

In what year was Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc released?

1985

10

Varietal labeling in NZ requires what percentage of the listed grape in the wine?

85%