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Flashcards in Trentino-Alto Adige Deck (11):
1

What is Alto-Adige in German?

Südtirol

2

What is the capitol of Trentino?

Bolzano

3

The Valdadige DOC encapsulates:

Trentino-Alto Adige and Verona in Veneto

4

Most wines in Trentino-Alto Adige are labeled varietally. True or False?

True

5

Name some of the white grapes that grow in Trentino-Alto Adige:

Chardonnay
Pinot Grigio
Pinot Bianco (best in Oltradige)
Müller-Thurgau
Sauvignon Blanc
Silvaner
Veltliner
Kerner

6

Name some of the red grapes that grow in Trentino-Alto Adige:

Schiava (Vernatsch)
Lagrein
Pinot Nero
Teroldego
Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Franc
Merlot

7

How many DOCGs does Trentino-Alto Adige have?

None, but over 75% of the region’s production is of DOC quality.

8

What is the climate of Trentino-Alto Adige?

Continental

9

What is the most cultivated white grapes in Trentino-Alto Adige?

Pinot Grigio, aka Ruländer

10

Kerner is a cross between:

Schiava x Riesling

11

What are the 2 DOCs to know for Schiava?

Santa Maddalena
Lago di Caldaro