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Flashcards in Switzerland Deck (13):
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5 major cantons of Switzerland

Valais
Vaud
Geneva
Neuchatel
Ticino

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Switzerland's most cultivated grape

Chasselas

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What is Amigne de Vetroz?

Off-dry to sweet wine from the Vetroz region within Valais, Switzerland. Produced using the Amigne grape variety

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Main river of Valais

Rhone River

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What is Fendant?

Chasselas in Valais

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What is Dole in Valais?

Blend of Gamay & Pinot Noir

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What is Vin des Glacier?

Maderized wine stored in high altitude soleras in Valais. Made using the Reze grape.

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Which Swiss region borders France's Jura?

Vaud

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6 AOC of Vaud

Lavaux
La Cote
Chablais
Vully
Cotes de l'Orbe
Bonvillars

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2 Grand Crus of Vaud

Dezaley
Calamin

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5 Grand Crus of Valais

Conthey
Fully
Saint-Leonard
Salquenen
Vetroz

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4 allowable varieties for Vaud "Premier Grand Cru"

Chasselas
Gamay
Pinot Noir
Merlot

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What is Salvagnin?

Traditional appellation in Vaud. Blend - min. 10% Pinot Noir, min. 50% Gamay, min. 20% Gamaret and/or Garanoir