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1

T or F
Vitis Vinifera are native to the US

F

2

what is the name of the grape generally believed to be the first vitis vinifera planted in the US and which group of people credited with planing it

Mission Grape, Spanish Missionaries

3

Prohibition started in the year____ with the passage of the _____ act and ended with the repeal, the ______ amendment, in the year _____

1920
Volstead
21
1933

4

The "buffer" tier between the producer and the retailer, in the 3 tier system of alcoholic beverage distribution created after prohibition is a type of business know as a?

Wholesaler

5

what role does a control state play in the distribution of alcoholic beverages?

Wholesaler controle distribution of alcoholic beverage

6

in what year was the first official ava created

1980

7

Two new avas are rockpile and applegate valley name the state and larger ava in which each of these are located
Rockpile
Applegate valley

Dry Creek

8

Dry creek valley is known mainly for which grape variety

zin

9

carneros is famous for which tow grape varieties

card and pn

10

alexander valley has a reputation for producing excellent wines from which grape

cab

11

Name the 3 avas of santa barbara county

Santa Rita Hills
Santa Maria Valley
Santa Yuez

12

The Climate of willamette valley is closet to

a. bordeaux
b, rhone valley
c. rheingau
d. burgundy
e. champagne

d. burgundy

13

what is the eastern most ava of oregon

snake river

14

what is the western most ava of washington

puget sound

15

name the dominant red and white varietals of oregon

PN and P Gris

16

T or F
French roots and spanish influence best characterizes the transition from primitive to modern wine industry in chile

F

17

all of the following are located in chiles valle central except
a. maule
b. curico
c. casablanca
d. rapel

c. casablanca

18

The andes mountains from the eastern border of chile and therefore the central valley. what is the name of the coastal mountain range that forms the western border of the central valley

Corillera la costa

19

the aconcagua valley is famous for what grape variety

cab sauv

20

with 75,000 acres combined, theses 2 reions are the largest fine wine growing area in chile

Curico and Mauie

21

What is the name of the grape that was the important early grape in agrentinas wine history

Criolla Chica

22

Agrentinas wine growing regions are located primarily in what part of the country

Eastern foothills of the andes mountain

23

what is the name of the argentinas up and coming popular white grape variety

Torrantes

24

Vinos finos is a term reserved in agrentina for wines mainly used for

Export

25

Australia quest to become the dominant player in the world of wine is outlined in a manifesto entitled

vision 2025

26

the hunter valley is located in which austalian state
a. victoria
b. new south wales
c. queensland
d. south australia
e. western australia

b. new south wales

27

t or f
according to australian law if a variety is stated on the label it must contain 85% of that variety

T

28

what states are included in the south eastern australia GI

new south wales
victoria
tasmania
queens land
south australia
capitol territory

29

what is the most productive of all of the australian states

south australia

30

what are the 2 most important wine producing regions of new zealand and what variety are they known for

Marlborogh SB
Hawkes bay Cab

31

Pinotage is a cros between what grapes

PN and Cinsant

32

Now that KWV is no longer involved in legislating S African wine laws what is the name of the organization that now controls its system of wine of origin?

Wine and spirit board

33

t or f
the shiraz grape grown in australia is the same as the syrah grape grown in france

T

34

what is the south african name for chenin blanc

Steen

35

list the 6 things that the doc wine laws of italy regulate

area of production
vivification
vitiation
yield
alcohol
extraet
total acidty

36

Briefly explain the difference between a doc wine and a docg wine

?

37

the italian wine law revision of 1992 created a new wine category, name and explain why it was needed

igt it was added to include those wien makers who

38

name an igt wine that used to be labeled vino da tavola

sassacaia

39

name the 5 villages that barolo wine grapes can be grown near

la morra
barolo
castilione
fallitio
serracunga d alba

40

name 3 of the most famous crus of barolo

canubi
brunate
rocche
cereotuios
vigha
rionda

41

list 4 docg wine of piemonte

Barolo
barbera d asti
barbersco
brachelto d aqui

42

name a red docg wine from piemonte that is not 100% nebbiolo

gattinara docg
roevo docg
vigha rionda

43

what is the difference between asti and moscato d asti

asti is a white that is always sparkling
moscato d asti can be made still, frizante or full spumati

44

name a docg wine of lombardy

francia corta docg

45

name the white docg wine from emilia-romagna

albana di romagna

46

in what region does the grape pinot grigio do best

friuli
venezia
giulia

47

what is the most planted grap in trentino alto adige

schiava

48

name the 3 most famous wines from the veneto that use corvina as the dominate grape

bardolino superiore
amandre della valpoivella
valpolicella

49

what grape is used to produce brunello di contalcino

sangiovese grosso

50

what does superiore refer to in chianti

higher min alcohol
reduced yields
aging potential

51

name the most famous docg white wine of the marche

verdicchio de castelli di jesi

52

name the most famous docg white wien of latium

frascati

53

explain the difference between vino nobile di montepulciano and montepulciano di abruzzo

?

54

briefly describe the passito method

dried grape wine
press dry grapes
can blend into still wine
high sugar levels and high alcohol

55

in what region regions is the negro amaro grape used to make wine

?

56

what grape is used to produce taurasi where did it originate

aglianico grape, greece

57

what region is most famous for the coda di volpe grape what wine/wines does it produce whois velieved to have named it

?

58

name the docg wien from the island of sardegna

?