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1
Q

Name some highly regarded domaines/producers in Chablis AOP.

A
  • François Raveneau
  • Vincent Dauvissat
  • Patrick Piuze
  • Billaud-Simon
  • Christian Moreau
  • Alice and Olivier de Moor
  • Thomas Pico/Domaine Pattes Loup
2
Q

Name the largest producer of Chablis in terms of quantity.

A

La Chablisienne, the sole co-op in Chablis.

La Chablisienne produces more than 25% of the total production of Chablis.

3
Q

Name some well known Fleurie producers.

A
  • Clos de la Roilette
  • Jules Desjourneys
  • Domaine de la Grand Cour
  • Christophe Pacalet
4
Q

Well known Morgon producers include:

A
  • Marcel Lapierre
  • Jean Foillard
  • Georges Descombes
  • Louis Claude Desvignes
  • Domaine Chamonard
5
Q

Name some producers of Tokaji.

A
  • Demeter Zoltán
  • Disznókő
  • Oremus
  • Royal Tokaji Wine Co.
  • Királyudvar
  • Château Pajzos
6
Q

Some well known Chianti Classico producers to know:

A
  • Castell’In Villa
  • Fattoria di Fèlsina
  • Castello dei Rampolla
  • Monte Bernardi
  • Fattoria Selvapiana
  • Fontodi
7
Q

Who are the 4 largest producers of Hermitage AOP?

A

From largest landholder to smallest:

  • M. Chapoutier
  • Paul Jaboulet Aîné
  • Domaine Jean-Louis Chave
  • Delas Frères

Domaine JL Chave is the only family-owned and operated business; the other three are négociants.

8
Q

Name some highly regarded winemakers of Côte-Rôtie.

A
  • E. Guigal
  • Domaine Georges Vernay
  • Domaine Jamet
  • Domaine Jasmin
  • Domaine Yves Cuilleron
  • Gilles Barge
9
Q

Name some well known Cava producers.

A
  • Juve y Camps
  • Freixenet
  • Cordoníu
  • Segura Viudas
10
Q

Name some famous producers in Vouvray.

A
  • Domaine Huet
  • Philippe Foreau/Domaine du Clos Naudin
  • Vincent Carême
  • Champalou
11
Q

Name some leading producers of Sancerre AOP.

A
  • Pascal Jolivet
  • Pascal Cotat
  • François Cotat
  • Domaine Vacheron
  • Lucien Crochet
  • Edmond Vatan
  • Serge Laloue
12
Q

Name some famous producers in Montlouis.

A
  • Domaine de la Taille aux Loup
  • Domaine François Chidaine
  • Domaine Le Pigeonnier
  • La Grange Tiphane
  • Lise and Bertrand Jousset
13
Q

Name some famous houses in Bourgueil.

A
  • Domaine de la Chevalière
  • Domaine de la Butte
  • Domaine de la Chanteleuserie
  • Domaine de la Noiraie
  • Catherine and Pierre Breton
14
Q

Name some famous houses in Chinon.

A
  • Charles Joguet
  • Bernard Baudry
  • Olga Raffault
  • Catherine and Pierre Breton
15
Q

Who is Nicolas Joly?
Why is he so important for the Loire Valley?

A

Nicolas Joly is one of the biodynamic ambassadors in the Loire Valley who helped ignite the biodynamic movement within France.

He is the sole owner of Coulée de Serrant in Savennières.

16
Q

Some top Mosel producers include:

A
  • Karthäuserhof
  • Heymann-Lowenstein
  • Knebel
  • Maximin Grünhauser
  • J.J. Prüm
  • Willi Schaefer
17
Q

Top Nahe producers include:

A
  • Dönnhoff
  • Diel
  • Emrich-Schönleber
  • Schäfer-Fröhlich
18
Q

Top Rheingau producers:

A
  • August Kessler
  • Georg Breuer
  • Robert Weil
  • Johannes Leitz
  • Peter Jacob Kuhn
  • Eva Fricke
  • Schloss Johannisberg
19
Q

Top Rheinhessen producers:

A
  • Keller
  • Dreissigacker
  • Gunderloch
  • Michael Teschke
  • Wittmann
20
Q

Top Pfalz producers:

A
  • Müller-Catoir
  • Koehler-Ruprecht
  • von Winning
  • Reichsrat von Buhl
  • Bürklin-Wolf
  • Bassermann-Jordan
21
Q

Name some top Niederösterreich producers.

A

Wachau

  • Emmerich Knoll
  • Rudi Pichler
  • FX Pichler
  • Prager
  • Nikolaihof
  • Alzinger

Kamptal

  • Hirsch
  • Schloss Gobelsburger
  • Willi Brundlmayer

Kremstal

  • Nigl
  • Sepp Moser
22
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Name some of Greece’s top producers.

A
  • Boutari
  • Alpha Estate
  • Gai’a
  • Estate Argyros
  • Hatzidakis
  • Tselepos
  • Ktima Gerovassiliou
23
Q

Name some of the top producers from Margaret River GI.

A
  • Vasse Felix
  • Cullen
  • Cape Mentelle
  • Moss Wood
  • Leeuwin
24
Q

Name some important producers of Oregon’s Willamette Valley.

A
  • Beaux Frères
  • Brick House Vineyard
  • Chehalem
  • Cristom Vineyards
  • Domaine Drouhin Oregon
  • Domaine Serene
  • Eyrie Vineyard
  • Ken Wright Cellars
  • Lemelson Vineyards
  • Soter Vineyards
25
Q

Name some important producers from the Finger Lakes AVA.

A
  • Dr. Konstantin Frank’s Vinifera Wine Cellars
  • Ravines Wine Cellars
  • Sheldrake Point
  • Chateau Frank
  • Heron Hill Winery
  • Keuka Spring Vineyards
26
Q

Name some well known Hawke’s Bay wineries.

A
  • Church Road
  • Craggy Range
  • Te Awa
  • Trinity Hill
  • Villa Maria
27
Q

Name some well known Central Otago wineries.

A
  • Rippon
  • Felton Road
  • Mt. Difficulty
  • Valli
  • Burn Cottage
28
Q

Name some well known Marlborough wineries.

A
  • Astrolabe
  • Babich
  • Brancott
  • Dog Point
  • Giesen
  • Huia
  • Kim Crawford
  • Oyster Bay
  • Seresin
  • Vavasour
29
Q

Name some Canterbury wineries.

A
  • Mt. Beautiful
  • Pegasus Bay
  • Pyramid Valley Vintners
  • Waipara Hills
30
Q

Name 2 of the most iconic estates of Ribera del Duero.

A
  • Vega Sicilia
  • Domingo de Pingus
31
Q

Name some important McLaren Vale Shiraz bottlings.

A
  • d’Arenberg “The Dead Arm” Shiraz
  • Clarendon Hills “Astralis” Shiraz
  • Coriole “Lloyd Reserve” Shiraz
  • Wirra Wirra “RSW” Shiraz
32
Q

Which producer makes an iconic Riesling from the Polish Hill River subregion in Clare Valley?

A

Grosset

33
Q

Which iconic winery is based in Barossa Valley? What is their top wine?

A

Penfolds is based in Barossa Valley.

Their top wine is Grange, which carries the South Australia GI as it is a blend across several regions.

36
Q

Besides Penfolds, name a few other well known Barossa Valley producers.

A
  • Chris Ringland
  • Torbreck
  • Grant Burge
  • Henschke
  • Kaesler
  • Langmeil
  • Peter Lehmann
  • Seppetsfield
  • Elderton
  • Glaetzer
  • John Duval
  • Kalleske
  • Yalumba
37
Q

Name two famous Hunter Valley Semillons.

A

Brokenwood “ILR” Reserve Semillon

Tyrrell’s “Vat 1” Semillon

38
Q

Name a famous Coonawara Cabernet Sauvignon.

A

Wynns ‘John Riddoch’ Coonawara Cabernet Sauvignon

39
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