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Flashcards in Savoie Deck (22):
1

The Savoie's climate is moderated by what two bodies of water

Lake Geneva (Lac Léman) and Lake Bourget

2

In what AOP would you find Lake Bourget

Vin de Savoie AOP

3

What is the most common white grape of the Savoie. What are three others that can be used to produce high quality white wines.

Jacquère, Altesse, Roussanne (Bergeron) and Chardonnay

4

What cru in the Savoie produces a 100% Roussane wine

Chigin-bergeron

5

Which shore of what lake would you find the crus of Marignan, Ripaille and Crépy. What grape must be used?

The southern shore of Lake Geneva that must contain at least 80% chasselas

6

The grape Altesse is known as what in the Savoie

Roussette

7

What is the more common name for Roussette.

Altesse

8

The roussette de Savoie must be 100% of what grape

Roussette (Altesse)

9

What four communes are permitted to attach their name to the Roussette de Savoie AOP

Frangy Marestel Monterminod Monthoux

10

What are the four AOP of the Savoie

Vin de Savoie Roussette de Savoie Seyssel Roussette de Bugey

11

What lake is near the AOP of Seyssel

Lake Bourget is to the south of Seyssel

12

What type of wines can be made in Seyssel AOP

dry and off-dry still and mousseux wines

13

If you have a still wine from Seyssel it must contain what grape and what percentage

100% Altesse (Roussette)

14

If you have a sparking wine from Seyssel it must contain what grape and what percentage

Must be 10% Altesse but can have Chasselas and Molette added

15

What direction is Lake Bourget in relation to Bugey

Lake Bourget is to the east of Bugey

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16

What wines can Bugey produce

Bugey can produce all three colors of still wine as well as the sparkling cerdon

17

What communes can append their name to the Roussette de Bugey AOP

Montagnieu Virieu le Grand

18

Where would you find the commune of Chignin-Bergeron, Why is it significant

In the Savoie and can add its name to the Vin de Savoie AOP, (it must also be 100% roussane)

19

Where would you find the commune of Montagnieu

Roussette de Bugey, must be 100% Altesse

20

Where would you find the commune of Virieu le Grand

Roussette de Bugey, must be 100% Altesse

21

If Roussette de Bugey has a subzone listed what does its required alcohol become

Goes from 9.5% to 10%

22

List the three Savoie AOP

Vin de Savoie

Rousette de Savoie

Seyssel