How Much You Actually Know About Wine? Trivia Quiz

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How Much You Actually Know About Wine? Trivia Quiz

How much do you know about wine? Wine is the fermented juice extracted from the grape varieties cultivated and differs from one another in such characteristics as color, size, and shape of the berry, juice makeup, and ripening time. There are a plethora of clarifications for the fact that a wide array of wine choices exist. If you would love to learn more about wine, complete this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Muscadet is the name of a grape, wine, and a region.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What is the primary grape used in Chianti?
    • A. 

      Nebbiolo

    • B. 

      Pinot Grigio

    • C. 

      Sangiovese

    • D. 

      Barbera

  • 3. 
    The vintage year on a wine label refers to the year the wine was bottled.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not one of the red wine-producing areas in Burgundy?
    • A. 

      Cote Chalonnaise

    • B. 

      Crozes-Hermitage

    • C. 

      Beaujolais

    • D. 

      Cote de Nuits

  • 5. 
    What is Cremant?
    • A. 

      A type of Sherry

    • B. 

      A type of sparkling wine

    • C. 

      A method of filtering wine

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Which of the following likely describes a wine made from Cabernet Franc grapes?
    • A. 

      Green peppers, vegetal

    • B. 

      Plum jam and citrus

    • C. 

      Vanilla and butter

    • D. 

      Grapefruit and butterscotch

  • 7. 
    In a restaurant, it's appropriate to send back a bottle of wine you just don't like.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What is "finish"?
    • A. 

      The lingering sensation after you taste a wine

    • B. 

      The final winemaking step before bottling

    • C. 

      The last bottle of a vintage

    • D. 

      The last sip of wine

  • 9. 
    Name another term many California winemakers use for Sauvignon Blanc.
    • A. 

      Chardonnay

    • B. 

      Wine grapes

    • C. 

      Fume Blanc

    • D. 

      California Blanc

  • 10. 
    Which is the sweetest of these German wines?
    • A. 

      Ausiese

    • B. 

      Trockenbeerenauslese

    • C. 

      Kabinett

    • D. 

      Zuckerwein

  • 11. 
    Which of the following grapes is found in a white Bordeaux?
    • A. 

      Sauvignon Blanc

    • B. 

      Riesling

    • C. 

      Chardonnay

    • D. 

      Voignier

  • 12. 
    French wine regulations require winemakers to age wine in French oak barrels.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    What is Vin Santo?
    • A. 

      An Italian wine made by monks.

    • B. 

      An Italian wine made from dried grapes.

    • C. 

      An annual harvest festival honoring the sainted grape.

    • D. 

      Italian for red wine.

  • 14. 
    A corked wine is a high quality wine.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    You order a red Bordeaux. Which grape would not likely be in the wine?
    • A. 

      Mourvedre

    • B. 

      Cabernet Sauvignon

    • C. 

      Merlot

    • D. 

      Cebernet Franc

  • 16. 
    Which of the following wines would be a classic pairing for your Thanksgiving turkey dinner?
    • A. 

      Cabernet Sauvignon

    • B. 

      Sherry

    • C. 

      Sangiovese

    • D. 

      Chardonnay

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