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1

Allowable grapes for O Rosal & Contado do Tea

Albarino (min. 70%)
Loureira
Treixadura

2

5 subzones of Rias Baixas

Val do Salnes
Ribeira do Ulla
Soutomaior
O Rosal
Contado do Tea

3

5 DOs of Galicia

Rias Baixas
Ribeiro
Valdeorras
Ribeira Sacra
Monterrei

4

3 red grapes of Rias Baixas

Caino
Espadeiro
Mencia

5

5 subs of Ribeira Sacra

Amandi
Chantada
Quiroga-Bibei
Riberas do Sil
Riberas do Mino

6

Name the most southern DO of Galicia

Monterrei

7

3 principal DO zones of Pais Vasco

Getariako Txakolina
Bizkaiko Txakolina
Arabako Txakolina

8

White grape of Pais Vasco

Ondarrabi Zuni

9

Preferred red grape of Pais Vasco

Ondarrabi Beltza

10

What is Ojo de Gallo?

Rare rosado wines, Bizkaiko Txakolina

11

3 autonomias of North-Central Spain

Navarra
La Rioja
Aragon

12

2 mountain ranges dividing Spain and France

Pyrenees
Cantabrian

13

When did Rioja receive DOC status?

1991, also the first

14

4 major red grapes of Rioja

Tempranillo
Mazuelo (Carignan)
Graciano
Garnacha
*min. 85% of blend, 95% if destemmed

15

4 major white grapes of Rioja

Viura (Macabeo)
Garnacha Blanca
Malvasia Riojano
Maturana Blanca

16

3 subzones of Rioja

Rioja Alta
Rioja Alavesa (smallest and northernmost)
Rioja Baja

17

5 subs of Navarra

Valdizarbe
Baja Montana
Tierra Estella
Ribera Alta
Ribera Baja

18

3 DO Pagos of Navarra

Senorio de Arinzano
Prado Iranche
Bodegas Otazu

19

4 DOs of Aragon

Campo de Borja
Calatayud
Carinena
Somontano

20

Name Spain's largest autonomia

Castilla y Leon

21

Which 5 DOs of Castilla y Leon lie on the Duero River?

Ribera del Duero
Rueda
Toro
Tierra del Vino Zamora
Arribes

22

Which 4 DOs of Castilla y Leon do not lie on the Duero River?

Arlanza
Cigales
Tierra de Leon
Bierzo

23

Name the major river of Bierzo

Sil River

24

Minimum Mencia for Bierzo tinto & rosado wines

Rosado - min. 50%
Tinto - min. 70%

25

Tempranillo in Ribera del Duero

Tinto del Pais

26

4 subs of Ribera del Duero

Valladolid
Burgos
Soria
Segovia

27

Main white grape of Rueda

Verdejo

28

Tempranillo in Toro

Tinta de Toro

29

Name Vega Sicilia's Toro winery

Bodegas Pintia

30

What is Rueda Dorado?

Vino de Licor

31

Famous soil of Priorat

Llicorella

32

5 original "Clos" of Priorat

Clos Mogador
Clos Dofi
Clos Erasmus
Clos de l'Obac
Clos Martinet

33

12 Vi de la Vila of Priorat

La Morera de Montsant
Gratallops
Bellmunt de Priorat
Escaladei
Porrera
Poboleda
La Vilella Baixa
LaVilella Alta
El Lloar
Masos del Terme de Falset
Torroja del Priorat

34

Which DO surrounds Priorat

Montsant

35

2 types of fortified wines in Tarragona

Rancio
Mistela

36

3 zones of Penedes

Baix-Penedes
Medio-Penedes
Alt-Penedes

37

4 main white Cava grapes of Penedes

Parellada
Xarel-lo
Macabeo (macabeu)
Chardonnay

38

What is Ull de Llebre

Tempranillo in Penedes

39

What is Subirat Parent?

Malvasia

40

7 regions of Cava DO

Aragon
Basque Country
Catalonia (Catalunya)
Extremadura
La Rioja
Navarra
Valencia

41

What is Pansa Blanca?

Xarel-lo in Alella DO

42

2 Balearic Island DOs

Pla i Llevant
Binissalem Mallorca

43

3 DOs of Valencia

Alicante
Utiel-Requena
Valencia

44

Dessert wine of Alicante

Fondillon - solera-style, oxidative dessert wine, made from overripe Monastrell (Mourvedre). Min. 10 years age

45

What is Doble Pasta?

Wines made from Bobal in Utiel0Requena, using twice the normal skins and pulp

46

3 DOs of Murcia

Bullas
Jumilla
Yecla

47

Europe's largest single demarcated wine region

La Mancha

48

What is Cencibel?

Tempranillo in La Mancha

49

8 DOs of Castilla - La Mancha

Almansa
La Mancha
Manchuela
Mentrida
Mondejar
Ribera de Jucar
Ucles
Valdepenas

50

Principal red grape of Almansa

Monastrell

51

3 subzones of Vinos de Madrid

Arganda
Navalcarnero
San Martin de Valdeiglesias

52

What is Sobremadre?

Traditional wines produced by long maceration, skin contact up to 180 days

53

Only DO of Extremadura

Ribera del Guadiana

54

6 subs of Rubera del Guadiana

Tuerra de Varros
Ribera Alta
Ribera Baja
Montachez
Matanegra
Canamero

55

6 DOs of Andalucia

Condado de Huelva
Jerez-Xeres-Sherry
Manzanilla Sanlucar de Barrameda
Malaga
Montilla-Moriles
Sierras de Malaga

56

3 towns of Sherry production

Jerez de la Frontera
Sanlucar de Barrameda
El Puerto de Santa Maria

57

5 age categories for Malaga

Malaga Palido - less than 6 months
Malaga - 6-24 months
Malaga Noble - 24-36 months
Malaga Anejo - 36-60 months
Malaga Transanejo - min. 60 months

58

5 DOs on Tenerife

Abona
Tacoronte-Acentejo
Valle de Guimar
Valle de la Orotava
Ycoden - Daute Isora

59

5 whole island DOs of the Canary Islands

La Palma
El Hierro
Gran Canaria
La Gomera
Lanzarote

60

Mission grape in the Canary Islands

Listan Prieto