Flashcards in South America - General Deck (12):
Which country is the only one in the world to remain phylloxera free?
What is the synonymous name for the Mission grape?
Listán Prieto (Spain)
Criolla Chica (Argentina)
(it's different to Listán Negro!!!)
Which variety was the most planted in Argentina until it was recently superseded by Malbec?
What are the three types of Torrontés?
Torrontés Riojano - best quality
What is the parentage of Torrontés Riojano? Which other variety has the same parentage but is of lesser quality?
Criolla Chica x Muscat of Alexandria
Torrontés Sanjuanino has the same parents but is of lesser quality
Which variety was widely planted in Chilean vineyards as Sauvignon Blanc but was a different variety all together?
Sauvignon Vert, also known as Friulano
Which variety was widely planted in Chilean vineyards as Cabernet Sauvignon but was a different variety all together?
What makes up a quarter of Brazil's production?
Which Brazilian region produces 90% of the country's wine?
Serra Gaúcha, on the Argentinian border
Which Serra Gaúcha subregion received Brazil's first Origin Indication in 2002?
Vale dos Vinhedos
What is Harriague?
Uruguayan name for Tannat