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42 Cards in this Set

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The northern Elqui Valley has made lots of news over the past few years over this cool-climate variety?
This desert in northern Chile is famous for international observatories and helping protect Chilean vines from pests and disease
Atacama Desert
Some of the oldest vines in the world today grow in this wine valley in southern Chile?
Where is Chateau Musar produced?
Ghazir , Lebannon
Name three dessert wines whose grapes are affected by botrytis cinerea?
Sauternes, Tokaji Aszu and Trockenberenauslese
Name five rose appellations in five different countries
Cotes du Provence, France
Rioja, Spain
Colchagua Valley, Chile
Piedmont, Italy
Napa, California
What is the Reinheitsgebout?
The German "Beer Purity Law" originating in 1516
What is the main red grape of Bierzo?
What are the three most recent vintages on Salon "S"?
1996,1997, 1999
Name a Rose only AOP in France
What is Cap Classique?
South African sparking wine, made according to the traditional method.
What are the GI's of Tasmania?
If a Greek wine is labeled OPE, what is the style of wine?
Sweet wine
What is Van Der Hume?
SA liqueur with tanegerine flavoring
Another name for sweet white port?
Who produces Flaccianello della Pieve?
What is the main grape of Banyuls?
Eastern most AVA of Washington?
Walla Walla
What is New Zealands smallest wine growing region?
What is Palo Cortado?
Fino Sherry
What is the only region in Chablis to produce Sauvgnon Blanc?
St. Bris
Name the only Alsatian cru allowed to produce Sylvaner
What's aspersion?
The misting of the vines in Champagne with water so that the ice creates a protective layer around the grape.
What is passe-tout-grains?
Pinot noir & gamay blend from Burgundy
What red grape varietal is grown in Brézème?
What are the communes of Marsannay?
Chenove, Marsannay-la-Cote and Couchey
What is the main white grape in Etna Bianco?
What three classifications are there for white wine from Wachau, and what are their corresponding min/max alcohol levels?
Steinfeder, 11.5% max
Federspiel, 11.5-12.5% max
Smaragd, min. 12.5%
Which estates are considered Bordeaux's 'Super Seconds'?
Château Léoville Barton, Château Pichon-Longueville-Baron, Château Cos-d'Estournel, Château Pichon-Longueville-Lalande
What is the grape for Cremant de Die?
Min. 55% Clairette, min. 10% Aligoté, 5-10% Muscat à Petits Grains
What's in a Pink Lady?
Plymouths Gin, lemon juice, symple syrup, grenadine
Who produces 'Cuvée Laetitia' and in which village?
H. Billiot, Ambonnay
the unusual thing is there is no dosage
Name the grand crus of Chablis
Bougros, Les Preuses, Vaudésir, Les Grenouilles, Valmur, Les Clos, Blanchots

Also, Billiot doesn't filter or do malolactic fermentation.
What are 3 basic methods of rosé winemaking?
blending of red and white, bleeding off some of the colored juice (saignee), or allowing limited skin contact.
Where is Salta?
Northern Argentina
What is Chenas?
Cru Beaujolais 3rd south from the Northern most Cru
Where is Wien? Why is it unique?
Vienna, Austria. The only wine region located within city limits of a major city.
Where is Ribbon Ridge?
Yamhill County, Oregon
What is California's smallest AVA?
Cole Ranch-Mendocino-Cali
What are the 2 second labels of Chateau Desmirail?
Château Fontarney (French market), Initial de Dismirail (export)
What are the subappellations of the Niagara Escarpment?
Beamsville, Short Hills, Twenty Mile Bench
Name the yeast(s) strains used for Sherry.
sacchromyces beticus, sacchromyces montuliensis, sacchromyces cheresiensis and sacchromyces rouxii