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What are the main grapes of Oregon?

Pinot Gris
Pinot noir
Chardonnay
Riesling

1

What percentage of the grape labeled on Oregon bottles must be included?

90%

2

What is the climate of Oregon?

Cold maritime, rainy

3

Which mountain range effects Oregon?

Cascade mountains

4

Where are most vineyards located in Oregon?

In Valleys between the cascade mountains and coastal mountain ranges

5

Which French region is commonly associated with Oregon and why?

Burgundy because of Pinot noir and a lack of blending

6

What are good Oregon vintages?

2001-2006 esp. 2002 and 2004

7

Which varietals are usually aged in oak in Oregon?

Chardonnay and pinto Gris

8

What are the 6 main AVA regions of Oregon?

Snake river
Columbia river
Walla walla valley
Columbia gorge
Willamette valley
Southern Oregon super AVA

9

Where is the umpqua valley?

Southern Oregon super AVA

10

Which Oregon AVAs Re shared with Washington state?

Columbia river
Columbia gorge
Walla walla valley

11

Which Oregon AVA is shard with Idaho?

snake river

12

Where is Rogue valley?

Southern Oregon super AVA

13

What grapes arts grown in the southern Oregon super AVA?

Sauv Blanc
Cab Sauv
Merlot

14

Which grapes are grown in willamette valley?

Pinot noir
Pinot gris
Chardonnay
Riesling

15

What is the climate of willamette valley?

Cool

16

What is the climate of souther Oregon super AVA?

Warmer and drier than willamette

17

Name at least 2 subregions of Willamette valley.

Chehalem mountains
ribbon ridge
Yamhill Carlton district
Dundee hills
McMinnville
Eola-amity hills

18

What percentage of cab Sauv needs to be in a wine for the varietal to be listed on the bottle in Oregon?

75%

19

Oregon is not known for blending, except for which grape?

Cab Sauv