United Sates & Canada 2 Flashcards Preview

Wine > United Sates & Canada 2 > Flashcards

Flashcards in United Sates & Canada 2 Deck (60):
1

AVAs of Napa Valley

Los Carneros
Stags Leap
Howell Mountain
Diamond Mountain District
Spring Mountain District
Mount Veeder
Atlas Peak
Calistoga
Rutherford
Oakville
Yountville
Chiles Valley
Wild Horse Valley
St Helena
Oak Knoll

2

Where is Pope Valley?

Subdistrict of Napa Valley

3

AVAs of Sonoma County

Northern Sonoma
Alexander Valley
Dry Creek Valley
Knights Valley
Green Valley of Russian River Valley
Chalk Hill
Rockpile
Sonoma Coast
Sonoma Valley
Sonoma Mountain
Los Carneros
Bennett Valley
Pine Mountain - Cloverdale Peak
Fort Ross - Seaview
Moon Mountain
Russian River Valley

4

What is "Goldridge" soil?

Sandy loam, common in Russian River Valley

5

Name 2 AVAs located within Russian River Valley AVA

Green Valley of Russian River Valley
Chalk Hill

6

Warmest AVA in Sonoma County

Knights Valley

7

AVAs of Mendocino County

Mendoncino
Mendocino Ridge
Anderson Valley
Potter Valley
Redwood Valley
McDowell Valley
Yorkville Highlands
Dos Rios
Cole Ranch
Covelo
Eagle Peak Mendocino County

8

Where is McDowell Valley AVA?

Mendocino County
*Effectively a monopole

9

Smallest AVA in the USA

Cole Ranch, Mendocino County
*effectively a monopole

10

AVAs of Lake County

Benmore Valley
Clear Lake
Guenoc Valley
Big Valley
Kelsey Bench

11

Name the protective mountains fro Lake County

Mayacama Mountains

12

AVAs of San Francisco Bay Area

San Francisco Bay
Livermore Valley
Santa Cruz Mountains
Ben Lomard Mountain
Santa Clara Valley
San Ysidro District

13

AVAs of Monterey County

Monterey
Carmel Valley
Santa Lucia Highlands
Arroyo Secco
Chalone
San Bernabe
San Antonio Valley
Hames Valley
San Lucas

14

AVAs of San Benito County

Mount Harlan
Cienega
Limekiln Valley
San Benito
Paicines

15

AVAs of San Luis Obispo

Paso Robles
Arroyo Grande
York Mountain
Edna Valley

16

AVAs of Santa Barbara County

Santa Maria Valley
Santa Ynez Valley
Sta. Rita Hills
Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara
Ballard Canyon

17

3 AVAs within Santa Ynes Valley

Sta. Rita Hills
Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara
Ballard Canyon

18

South Coast AVAs

San Paqual Valley
Temequla

19

AVAs of Central Valley

Clarksburg
Dunnigan Hills
Madera
Lodi
Merrett Island

20

AVAs of Sierra Foothills

Shenandoah Valley
El Dorado
Fiddletown
North Yuba
Fair Play

21

7 subdistricts of Lodi AVA

Mokelumne River
Cosumnes River
Jahant
Borden Ranch
Alta Mesa
Sloghhouse
Clements Hills

22

2 Napa wines that won the "Judgement of Paris"

1973 Stag's Leap Wine Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon
1973 Chateau Montelena Chardonnay

23

What years did prohibition cover?

1920-1933
*21st Amendment in 1933

24

Name the first USA AVA

Augusta, Missouri

25

Which AVA is Champagne house Louis Roederer located?

Anderson Valley

26

Where is Gary's Vineyard?

Santa Lucia Highlands

27

Which AVA contains the Bien Nacido vineyard?

Santa Maria Valley

28

Where is the Sanford & Benedict vineyard?

Sta. Rita Hills

29

Which rootstock developed at US Davis failed to combat Phylloxera?

AXR-1

30

Name the 2 mountain ranges of Napa Valley

Vaca Mountains
Mayacamas Mountains

31

Who founded the Buena Vista winery?

Agoston Haraszthy

32

What was the first bonded winery in America?

Pleasant Valley Wine Company

33

AVAs of Washington

Columbia Valley
Columbia Gorge
Walla Walla Valley
Lake Chelan
Ancient Lakes of Columbia Valley
Wahluke Slope
Yakima Valley
Naches Heights
Red Mountain
Snipes Mountain
Rattlesnake Hills
Horse Heaven Hills
Puget Sound

34

Which 3 AVAs are located within Yakima Valley?

Red Mountain
Snipes Mountain
Rattlesnake Hills

35

Which mountain range impacts Washington?

Cascade Mountains

36

Name the historic floods in Washington

Missoula Floods

37

What 3 Washington AVAs extend into Oregon?

Columbia Valley
Columbia Gorge
Walla Walla Valley

38

Name Washington's smallest and warmest AVA

Red Mountain

39

What AVA contains "Galets" of Chateauneuf-du-Pape?

The Rocks of Milton-Freewater

40

Name the 6 AVAs of Willamette Valley AVA

Dundee Hills
Eola-Amity Hills
Ribbon Ridge
McMinnville
Yamhill-Carlton District
Chehalem Mountains

41

AVAs of Oregon

Whillamette Valley
Umpqua Valley
Rogue Valley
Applegate valley
Red Hill Douglas County
Elkton Oregon
Southern Oregon
Dundee Hills
McMinnville
Eola-Amity Hills
Ribbon Ridge
Chehalem Mountains
Yamhill-Carlton District
Walla Walla Valley
The Rocks of Milton-Freewater
Columbia Valley
ColumbiaGorge
Snake River Valley

42

Name the 2 soils of Willamette Valley

Jory - well drained volcanic. Common in Dundee Hills
Willakenzie - marine sedimentary soils. Common in Ribbon Ridge

43

Which AVA crosses between Oregon and Idaho?

Snake River Valley

44

Name the 2 sub AVAs of Long Island

North Fork of Long Island
The Hamptons

45

Name the 2 sub AVAs of Finger Lakes

Cayuga Lake
Seneca Lake

46

Name the 4 subregions of Mexico's Baja Peninsula

Valle de Guadalupe
Valle de Santo Tomas
Valle de San Antonio de las Minas
Valle de San Vincente

47

Name America's oldest winery

Casa Madero, Mexico 1597

48

4 winemaking provinces of Canada

British Columbia
Nova Scotia
Ontario
Quebec

49

2 VQA provinces

British Columbia
Ontario

50

5 regions of British Columbia

Fraser Valley
Gulf Islands
Okanagan Valley
Similkameen Valley
Vancouver Island

51

Where is Golden Mile GI?

Okanagan Valley, Canada

52

Name the non-Vitis Vinifera variety allowed in Canadian Icewine

Vidal Blanc

53

What is the maximum temperature allowed for the harvest of icewine?

-8*C

54

Name the 3 viticultural areas of Ontario

Prince Edward County
Niagara Peninsula
Lake Erie North Shore

55

3 subs of Niagara Peninsula not included in a regional appellation

Vinemont Ridge
Creek Shores
Lincoln Lakeshore

56

Name the 4 subs of Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara River
Niagara Lakeshore
Four Mile Creek
St. David's Bench

57

Name the 3 subs of Niagara Escarpment

Short Hills Bench
Beamsville Bench
Twenty Mile Bench

58

Most planted red & white grapes in British Columbia

Merlot - 36%
Chardonnay - 24%

59

VQA Requirements

100% of grapes grown in the province
Min. 95% in state appellation (British Columbia)
85% regional, 100% subs (Ontario)

60

2 regions of Niagara Peninsula

Niagara-on-the-Lake
Niagara Escarpment