Ultimate Trivia Quiz On Tequila?

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Ultimate Trivia Quiz On Tequila?

Tequila by law must only be made in Mexico. One way of taking tequila is with a tequila shot and lime wedge in hand, lick the salt on your hand and shoot the tequila. What more do you know about this drink other than how to take it? Take this ultimate trivia quiz on tequila and learn more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The term "extra anejo" was created in what year?
    • A. 

      1996

    • B. 

      2001

    • C. 

      2006

    • D. 

      2010

  • 2. 
    How many regions in Mexico can technically produce tequila?
  • 3. 
    If a bottle claiming to be tequila does not also say 100% (blue) agave, it is still a tequila.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The agave's pinas must be cooked in some form (roasted, baked, etc) before their sugars can produce distillate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Highland (Los Altos) agaves tend to be larger in size and sweeter in both aroma and taste than Lowland agaves.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The agave is related to a cactus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What is the maximum amount of time a blanco ("white") or Plata ("silver") tequila can be aged (in either stainless steel or neutral oak barrels)?
    • A. 

      1 month

    • B. 

      2 months

    • C. 

      6 months

    • D. 

      1 year

  • 8. 
    Reposados and Anejos must be aged in the same sized barrels.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What is the minimum age requirment for a tequila to be considered "extra anejo"?
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      3 years

    • C. 

      4 years

    • D. 

      5 years

  • 10. 
    Explain to me how some of the maturation laws for tequila are so different from that of bourbon or single malt scotch.