Test Your Knowledge On Wine

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  • 1. 
    What is the wine center of the Veneto region of Italy?
    • A. 

      Siena

    • B. 

      Verona

    • C. 

      Florence

    • D. 

      Rome

  • 2. 
    What wine is made from dried Malvasia grapes that are fermented for one full year?
    • A. 

      Port

    • B. 

      Sherry

    • C. 

      Lambrusco

    • D. 

      Vin Santo

  • 3. 
    What wine is produced by blending white Garganega and Trebbiano di Soave grapes?
    • A. 

      Barolo

    • B. 

      Bardolino

    • C. 

      Lambrusco

    • D. 

      Soave

  • 4. 
    What kind of wine is named for the village of Soave in Veneto?
    • A. 

      Sherry

    • B. 

      Sparkling

    • C. 

      White

    • D. 

      Port

  • 5. 
    What corporation owns America's Mondavi Wines?
    • A. 

      Constellation Brands

    • B. 

      Brown-Forman Corporation

    • C. 

      The Wine Group

    • D. 

      Beringer Blass

  • 6. 
    What is the best known American producer of Soave?
    • A. 

      Jackson Wine Estates

    • B. 

      Mondavi

    • C. 

      Gallo

    • D. 

      Bolla

  • 7. 
    What do you call an inexpensive cork-finished California varietal wine in a 1.5 liter bottle?
    • A. 

      Jug

    • B. 

      Magnum

    • C. 

      Bolla

    • D. 

      Fighting Varietal

  • 8. 
    How many U.S. winemaking districts are designated by the AVA under U.S. law?
    • A. 

      187

    • B. 

      542

    • C. 

      19

    • D. 

      52

  • 9. 
    What U.S. state is the second greatest wine producer in America?
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      Washington

    • C. 

      Ohio

    • D. 

      Oregon

  • 10. 
    What do you call the traditional straw casing of a Chianti bottle?
    • A. 

      A Rattano

    • B. 

      A Bicento

    • C. 

      A Fiasco

    • D. 

      A Stracca

  • 11. 
    China's vast vineyards total what percentage of the world's total?
    • A. 

      18%

    • B. 

      11%

    • C. 

      6%

    • D. 

      4%

  • 12. 
    What is the name of China's oldest winery?
    • A. 

      Changyu

    • B. 

      Tasya

    • C. 

      Huadong

    • D. 

      Shanxi Grace

  • 13. 
    What is the name of the city where the earliest wine was found in China?
    • A. 

      Xian

    • B. 

      Beijing

    • C. 

      Canton

    • D. 

      Jiahu

  • 14. 
    The total worldwide production of wine in 2004 was how many thousand tons?
    • A. 

      370

    • B. 

      280

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      140

  • 15. 
    In what type of container were the first traces of wine found in China?
    • A. 

      Pottery Jars

    • B. 

      Lidded Bronze Vessels

    • C. 

      Clay Basins

    • D. 

      Wooden Barrels

  • 16. 
    Ancient Chinese began to grow grapes and make wines during what dynasty?
    • A. 

      Ming

    • B. 

      Han

    • C. 

      Tang

    • D. 

      Yuan

  • 17. 
    Most wine production in China is devoted to which varieties of wine?
    • A. 

      Nihonshu Wine

    • B. 

      Table Wines

    • C. 

      Chardonnay

    • D. 

      Merlot

  • 18. 
    The largest Chinese vineyard is on the same latitude as which other wine-producing region?
    • A. 

      Southern Brazil

    • B. 

      America's Southern California

    • C. 

      South Of France

    • D. 

      Northern Italy

  • 19. 
    The popular Chinese brand, China Great Wall Wine Co., Ltd., was founded in what year?
    • A. 

      1975

    • B. 

      1983

    • C. 

      1984

    • D. 

      1980

  • 20. 
    Which Italian wine designation is the most restrictive?
    • A. 

      VDT

    • B. 

      DOCG

    • C. 

      DOC

    • D. 

      IGT

  • 21. 
    Approximately how many wines qualify for Italy's DOCG designation?
    • A. 

      Over 30

    • B. 

      Only 13

    • C. 

      Over 300

    • D. 

      About 83

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