Test Your IQ On Wine

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Test Your IQ On Wine - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What term is used to refer to a vineyard's natural factors: soil, climate, altitude, etc.?
    • A. 

      De Faire

    • B. 

      Terroir

    • C. 

      Genoise

    • D. 

      Quelle

  • 2. 
    What term best describes Barbera?
    • A. 

      Full Bodied

    • B. 

      Medium Bodied

    • C. 

      Brut

    • D. 

      Light Bodied

  • 3. 
    What term best describes Tempranillo?
    • A. 

      Light Bodied

    • B. 

      Full Bodied

    • C. 

      Tart

    • D. 

      Medium Bodied

  • 4. 
    What do winemakers call the shape of the bottle used for French Beaujolais?
    • A. 

      Slope-Shouldered

    • B. 

      High-Shouldered

    • C. 

      Long-Necked

    • D. 

      Narrow Neck

  • 5. 
    What term refers to the flavors and textures that are present in a wine?
    • A. 

      Complexity

    • B. 

      Balance

    • C. 

      Depth

    • D. 

      Palate

  • 6. 
    What term refers to the relationship among alcohol, tannin, acidity and fruit in a wine?
    • A. 

      Balance

    • B. 

      Length

    • C. 

      Complexity

    • D. 

      Body

  • 7. 
    What do winemakers call the shape of the bottle used for Merlot?
    • A. 

      Slope-Shouldered

    • B. 

      Long-Necked

    • C. 

      Narrow Neck

    • D. 

      High-Shouldered

  • 8. 
    What kind of noted wines come from Bordeaux in France?
    • A. 

      Full Bodied, Dry Whites

    • B. 

      Light Bodied, Dry Reds

    • C. 

      Full Bodied, Dry Reds

    • D. 

      Light Bodied, Sweet Whites

  • 9. 
    "Burgundy" is the English spelling for what region of France?
    • A. 

      Brittany

    • B. 

      Bourgogne

    • C. 

      Burgundy

    • D. 

      Alsace

  • 10. 
    Under French law, how many grades of wine are there?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      5

  • 11. 
    Where is the celebrated Chateau Margaux winery located?
    • A. 

      Limousin

    • B. 

      Paris

    • C. 

      Bordeaux

    • D. 

      Lorraine

  • 12. 
    What area of France is home to the Grenache grape?
    • A. 

      The Rhone Valley

    • B. 

      Brittany

    • C. 

      Alsace

    • D. 

      Burgundy

  • 13. 
    How is the Grenache grape best described?
    • A. 

      Delicate

    • B. 

      Figgy

    • C. 

      Spicy

    • D. 

      Oaky

  • 14. 
    What wine appears in U.S. shops around Thanksgiving, about 6 weeks after the harvest in France?
    • A. 

      Beaujolais Noveau

    • B. 

      Pinot Noir

    • C. 

      Cabernet Sauvignon

    • D. 

      Cabernet Franc

  • 15. 
    Where is the celebrated Chateau Latour winery located?
    • A. 

      Bordeaux

    • B. 

      Paris

    • C. 

      Alsace

    • D. 

      Centre

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