How Much You Actually Know About Wine? Trivia Quiz

16 Questions | Total Attempts: 301

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
How Much You Actually Know About Wine? Trivia 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