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1

The Coonawarra region in Australia is famous for the production of:

1) Riesling wines
2) Sparkling wines
3) Cabernet Sauvignon wines
4) Fortified wines

Cabernet Sauvignon wines

2

Flavor and aroma profile of Malbec...

1) Foxy with dark red fruit and smoky undertones
2) Dark black cherry cola mixed with smoke and tar aromas
3) bright red fruits with light floral notes, faint hickory and chocolate box candy flavors
4) A mix of Bramble fruit, violets, cocoa and leather

A mix of Bramble fruit, violets, cocoa and leather

3

Argentina loves their Malbec, where did the grape vine originate?

1) Loire
2) Bordeaux
3) SW France
4) The Rhone Valley

SW France

4

The coolest grape-growing region in Australia is:

1) Coonawarra
2) Hunter Valley
3) Tasmania
4) Barossa Valley

Tasmania

5

The Maipo Valley is a grape-growing region of:

1) Chile
2) New Zealand
3) Argentina
4) South Africa

Chile

6

The Stellenbosch is a grape-growing region of:

1) Australia
2) Germany
3) Argentina
4) South Africa

South Africa

7

Pinotage is:

1) another name for Chenin Blanc
2) a white vinifera grape from Argentina
3) a red vinifera grape from California
4) a red vinifera grape from South Africa

a red vinifera grape from South Africa

8

The most important grape-growing region of Argentina is:

1) Mendoza
2) Maipo Valley
3) Stellenbosch
4) Klein Karoo

Mendoza

9

Steen is:

1) the Sauvignon Blanc grape grown in Argentina
2) the Chenin Blanc grape grown in New Zealand
3) the Sauvignon Blanc grape grown in Chile
4) the Chenin Blanc grape grown in South Africa

the Chenin Blanc grape grown in South Africa

10

In Australia, this red grape native to the Rhone Valley of France is often bottled alone or blended with Cabernet Sauvignon:

1) Cinsault
2) Grenache
3) Carignan
4) Shiraz

Shiraz