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% of grapes required for United States State or County labeling

75%

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% of grapes required for United States AVA

85%

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% of grapes required for United States Single Vineyard

95%

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AVA's of Pennsylvania

-Central Delaware Valley (w/ NJ)
-Cumberland Valley (w/ Maryland)
-Lake Erie (w/ NY and Ohio)
-Lancaster Valley
-Lehigh Valley

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What states share the AVA Central Delaware Valley

Shared between Pennsylvania and New Jersey

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What states share the AVA Cumberland Valley

Shared between Maryland and Pennsylvania

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What states share the AVA Lake Erie

Shared between Pennsylvania, New York and Ohio

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AVA's of Arkansas

-Arkansas Mountain
-Altus
-Ozark Mountain (Shared w/ Missouri & Oklahoma

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What states share the AVA Ozark Mountains

-Arkansas
-Missouri
- Oaklahoma

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AVA's of Minnesota

-Alexandria Lakes
-Upper Mississippi River Valley (Shared with Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois; This is the largest AVA in America and the largest demarcated growing region in the world with 30,000 miles of land. Approved in 2009

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What states share the AVA Upper Mississippi River Valley

-Iowa
-Minnesota
-Wisconsin
-Illinois

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AVA's of Texas

-Bell Mountain
-Escondido Valley
-Texas Hill Country
-Fredericksburg in the Texas Hill Country
-Mesilla Valley (Shared w/ New Mexico
-Texas Davis Mountains
-Texas High Plains
-Texoma

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What AVA is a sub of Texas Hill Country

Fredericksburg in the Texas Hill Country

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What states share the AVA Mesilla Valley

Texas and New Mexico

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AVA's of Washington

-Puget Sound
-Columbia Valley (Shared w/ Oregon)
-Ancient Lakes of Columbia Valley
-Columbia Gorge (Shared w/ Oregon)
-Walla Walla Valley (Shared w/ Oregon)
-Yakima Valley
-Rattlesnake Hills (Sub of Yakima)
-Red Mountain (Sub of Yakima)
-Snipes Mountain (Sub of Yakima)
-Horse Heaven Hills
-Naches Heights
-Wahluke Slope
-Lake Chelan

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What states share the AVA's Columbia Gorge, Columbia Valley and Walla Walla Valley

Oregon and Washington

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AVA's of Oregon

Wilamette Valley and its Subs:
- Dundee Hills
- Eola-Amity Hills
- Chehalem Mountains
- Ribbon Ridge
- Yamhill-Carlton District
- McMinnville

Southern Orgeon and its subs:
- Red Hills Douglas Country
- Umpqua Valley
-Elkton Oregon (Sub of Umpqua)
- Applegate Valley
- Rogue Valley

Columbia Valley and its subs (All shared with Washington)
- Columbia Gorge
- Walla Walla Valley

Snake River Valley (Shared with Idaho)



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What is the sub AVA of Umpqua Valley. Where is it?

Elkton Oregon; It is located in Oregon within Umpqua which is within Southern Oregon AVA

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What are the 3 AVA's shared between Oregon and Washington

-Columbia Valley
-Columbia Gorge (Sub)
-Walla Walla Valley (Sub)

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What two states share the AVA Snake River Valley

Oregon and Idaho

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AVA's of Missouri

-Augusta (First AVA created in 1980
-Hermann
-Ozark Highlands
-Ozark Mountains (Shared w/ Arkansas & Oaklahoma)

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AVA's of New York

-Long Island and its subs:
- North Fork of Long Island
- The Hamptons

-Hudson River Region

-Finger Lakes and its subs:
- Cayuga Lake
- Seneca Lake

-Lake Erie (Shared with PA and Ohio)

-Niagara Escarpment


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What are the sub AVA's of Long Island

-North Fork of Long Island
-The Hamptons

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What are the sub AVA's of the Finger Lakes

-Cayuga Lake
-Seneca Lake

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AVA's of New Jersey

-Central Delaware Valley (Shared with PA)
-Outer Coastal Plain
-Warren Hills

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AVA's of Colorado

-Grand Valley
-West Elks

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AVA's of Maryland

-Catoctin
-Cumberland Valley (Shared with PA)
-Linganore

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AVA's of Virginia

-Middleburg Virginia
-Monticello
-North Fork of Roanoke
-Northern Neck George Washington Birthplace
-Rocky Knob
-Shenendoah Valley (Shared w/ W. Virginia)
-Virginia's Eastern Shore

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What states share the AVA Shenendoah Valley

Virginia and West Virginia

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AVA's of Michigan

-Fennville
-Lake Michigan Shore
-Leelanau Peninsula
-Old Mission Peninsula

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AVA's of Ohio

-Grand River Valley
-Isle St. George
-Loramie Creek
-Ohio River Valley (Shared with Kentucky, Indiana and W. Virginia)
-Lake Erie (Shared with PA and NY)

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What states share the Ohio River Valley AVA

-Ohio
-Kentucky
-Indiana
-W. Virginia

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AVA's of North Carolina

-Haw River Valley
-Swan Creek
-Yadkin Valley

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AVA's of Indiana

-Indiana Uplands
-Ohio River Valley (Shared w/ Ohio, Kentucky, and W. Virginia)

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AVA's of West Virginia

-Kanawha River Valley
-Ohio River Valley (Shared with Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana)
-Shenendoah Valley (Shared with Virginia)

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AVA's of Wisconsin

-Lake Wisconsin
-Upper Mississippi River Valley (Shared with Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois)
-Wisconsin Ledge

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AVA's of Massachusetts

-Martha's Vineyard
-Southeastern New England (Shared with Connecticut and Rhode Island)

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What states share the AVA Southeastern New England

- Massachusetts
- Connecticut
- Rhode Island

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AVA of Idaho

Snake River Valley (Shared w/ Oregon)

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AVA's of New Mexico

-Mesilla Valley (Shared with Texas)
-Middle Rio Grande Valley
-Mimbres Valley

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What states share the AVA Mesilla Valley

Texas and New Mexico

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AVA's of Connecticut

-Western Connecticut Highlands
-Southeast New England (Shared with Massachusetts and Rhode Island)

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AVA of Mississippi

Mississippi Delta (Shared w/ Tennessee & Louisiana

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What states share the AVA Mississippi Delta

-Mississippi
-Tennessee
-Louisiana

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AVA of Tennessee

Mississippi Delta (Shared with Mississippi and Louisiana)

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AVA of Louisiana

Mississippi Delta (Shared with Mississippi and Tennessee)

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What is Charbono

North American synonym for Argentina's Bonarda which is the same as the Savoie's Corbeau

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What is the highest allowed percentage of any one grape in a wine labeled "Meritage"

90%

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What is Goldridge

Fertile sandy loam found particularly in Russian River Valley

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Who owns Cole Ranch AVA and where is it located

Cole Ranch is owned by Esterlina and is located in Mendocino

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Who owns McDowell Valley AVA and where is it located

McDowell Valley AVA is owned by McDowell Valley Wineries and is located in Mendocino

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In what sub-AVA of Wilamette Valley do you find the regions highest elevation vineyards

Chehalem Mountains

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What is Jory

Well drained volcanic topsoil found particularly in the Dundee Hills AVA of Wilamette Valley

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What is Willakenzie

Fine loam ash-covered soil found particularly in RIbbon Ridge in WIlamette Valley

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What is the required % of grape present for varietal bottlings of Oregon Pinot Gris or Pinot Noir

90%

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What % of grape originating from a stated AVA is required in Oregon

95%

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Where in Washington would you find galets similar to those found in CdP

"The Rocks" which is located in Walla Walla Valley

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What is the parentage of the Niagara grape

Concord X Cassidy

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What % of grapes grown in California or Oregon are required to come from the represented state in order to put the state name on the label

100%

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What % of grapes grown in Washington are required to come from the represented state in order to put the state name on the label

95%

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Required % of stated variety for USA labeling

75%