The United States And Canada

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United States Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following regions are all found in California? 1.  Napa Valley 2.  Santa Barbara 3.  Finger Lakes 4.  Maipo 5.  Maule 6.  Central Valley
    • A. 

      1, 2, and 3 only

    • B. 

      1, 2, and 6 only

    • C. 

      2, 4, and 6 only

    • D. 

      3, 4, and 5 only

  • 2. 
    In which ONE of the following areas is the Salinas Valley?
    • A. 

      Santa Barbara

    • B. 

      Monterey

    • C. 

      San Luis Obispo

    • D. 

      Sierra Foothills

  • 3. 
    Which ONE of the following statements is TRUE in relation to the Zinfandel grape variety?
    • A. 

      It is used to produce red wines only.

    • B. 

      It is the same variety as Sangiovese from Italy.

    • C. 

      It is used to make rose wine.

    • D. 

      It is widely planted in New York State.

  • 4. 
    Which ONE of the following is a wine style associated with Canada?
    • A. 

      Icewine

    • B. 

      Claret

    • C. 

      White Zinfandel

    • D. 

      Fume Blanc

  • 5. 
    Which grape variety is associated with Fume Blanc?
    • A. 

      Zinfandel

    • B. 

      Chenin Blanc

    • C. 

      Sauvignon Blanc

    • D. 

      Chardonnay

  • 6. 
    The Cascade Mountains have an important impact on viticulture in
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      San Luis Obispo

    • C. 

      Washington

    • D. 

      Niagara

  • 7. 
    Which ONE of the following is TRUE of the Central Valley in California?
    • A. 

      It is cooled throughout its length by sea breezes.

    • B. 

      It is hot and arid.

    • C. 

      It is the foremost source of premium wines in California

    • D. 

      It accounts for only a small percentage of the wine produced in California

  • 8. 
    Which of the following areas is cooled by sea breezes?
    • A. 

      Columbia Valley

    • B. 

      Carneros

    • C. 

      Finger Lakes

    • D. 

      Central Valley

  • 9. 
    Which of the following grape varieties are typically used in the production of Icewine? 1.  Sauvignon Blanc 2.  Vidal 3.  Riesling 4.  Chardonnay
    • A. 

      1 only

    • B. 

      2 and 3 only

    • C. 

      3 only

    • D. 

      1 and 4 only

  • 10. 
    Viticulture is possible in Ontario due to
    • A. 

      Fog

    • B. 

      The Great Lakes

    • C. 

      Mild winters

    • D. 

      The Cascade Mountains

  • 11. 
    The main viticultural areas of Oregon
    • A. 

      Are in the rain shadow of the Cascade Mountains

    • B. 

      Have a continental climate

    • C. 

      Are regularly at risk from winter freeze

    • D. 

      Benefit from the cooling effect from the Pacific

  • 12. 
    Which of the following plays an important part in viticulture in the Napa Valley?
    • A. 

      Fog

    • B. 

      Winter freeze

    • C. 

      Extreme summer temperatures

    • D. 

      Noble Rot