Flashcards in Trentino-Alto Adige Deck (25):
True/False: Trentino-Alto Adige is mountainous AND land-locked.
Which is the northern province: Trentino or Alto-Adige?
Alto-Adige is also known by what other name?
What language is predominantly spoken in Alto-Adige?
What language is predominantly spoken in Trentino?
True/False: Trentino-Alto Adige emphasizes blended wines.
False. Production is largely varietal wines.
What sub zone of Alto Adige is highly regarded for Sylavaner, Veltliner, and Kerner varietal wines?
What is the German name for Valle Iscaro?
Kerner is the off-spring of what two varietals?
Schiava Grossa x Riesling
What zone is known for producing the best expression of Pinot Bianco?
True/False: Trentino-Alto Adige produces more red wines than white wines.
What is the dominant red grape of Trentino-Alto Adige?
Are Schiava-based wines known for being light or heavy in style?
Name the premier geographical appellation for Schiava.
In Casteller DOC, Schiava is blended with what two other grapes?
The Lagrein grape is native to which province?
Trentino, though it thrives in Alto-Adige
Which varietal producers a heavier, spicier wine: Lagrein or Schiava?
What is the southernmost zone of Alto-Adige?
What color wines are produced under Teroldego Rotaliano DOC?
Reds (deeply colored, too)
What is Marzemino?
An ancient red grape
Teroldego is a parent
Lagrein is a sibling
Under what denomination is Marzemino most commonly released?
True/False: There are no DOCG zones in Trentino-Alto Adige
Also known as Kalterersee, this DOC zone is shared by both provinces.
Lago di Caldaro DOC
Vernatsch is a synonym for what red grape?