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What is the middle tier of French wine?
Resveretrol in red wine is believed to reduce what?
Who was the Scottish botanist who brought 362 cuttings of Vitis vinifera to Australia?
Is 'North Fork of Long Island' an AVA?
What is the Latin name of the wine grape that most of the world's wine is made from?
Are Coteaux du Layon, Bonnezeaux, and Quarts de Chaume associated with dry or sweet wine?
What is the world's southernmost wine-growing region?
Where is Clare Valley?
Brettanomyces or Dekkera results in wine that smells like what animal?
The term for the driest variety of Chenin Blanc?
Is 'Hamptons, Long Island' an AVA?
What is the most-consumed red wine in the US?
Where is Margaret River?
What is the lowest tier of French wine?
A method of making rosé involving letting white wine sit on the grape skins
This process converts harsh acids into softer acids with by-products such as diacetyl, which contributes buttery flavors
What is the Chilean term for a particular growing region?
Where is Eden Valley?
Pyrazines make wine smell and taste like what vegetable?
Where is Mendoza?
What is the name of the process of adding sugar to wine to raise the final alcohol content?
What winemaker was central to the New York Wine Boom in the 1970's?
What type of wine can be made by mixing white and red wine together?
What chemical compound creates a stinging sensation in wine?
What is the Italian name for Pinot Gris?
What is the Alsatian term for late harvest wines that are often fermented dry?
This is the kind of acid that tastes like green apple
What is the world's fifth largest wine producer?
Father Junipero Serra established missions with vineyards in what viticulture region?
What is the official appellation of the highest level of Alsatian wine?
What is the category for California wines made of Bordeaux varietals?
If a wine smells musty and moldy, it is likely what?
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What is the Alsatian term for wines affected by Botrytis cinerea?
What is the distinctive soil in the Coonawara region of Australia called?
What would a French wine bottle say on it if the wine was left on the yeast build-up in the barrel to develop body?
What is the term for a French region with specific growing regulations?
This is the term for the smell of a wine's grapes
What kind of growing climate is acidification more common in?
What is the name of the process of adding acid to reduce the sweetness of a wine?
'The Mondavi of Argentina'
What is the term for controlled oxidation of wine to give it a caramel color and taste?
Is 'Cayuga Lake' an AVA?
Where is Barossa?
The term for semi-dry Chenin Blanc?
What kind of growing climate is chaptalization more common in?
What type of wine is sold under the AOC Appellation Crémant d'Alsace?
What is the world's fourth largest wine producer?
Oxidation of wine leads to loss of what two aspects of wine?
What is the highest tier of French wine?
What is the technical term for the practice of making wine?
What valley is just west of Eden Valley and at lower altitude?
This is the term for an unfermented grape juice
What is the name of the process of adding water and sugar to a must to reduce acidity and increase alcohol content?
Is 'Keuka Lake' an AVA?
What climate phenomenon accounts for the comparatively cool climate in (especially Southern) Napa?
Central figure in the development of the California wine industry
Is 'Seneca Lake' an AVA?
What region do the Vosges mountains shelter?
Anthocyanin is a molecule that influenced what aspect of red wine?
What is the most-consumed white wine in the US?
Is 'South Fork of Long Island' an AVA?
Where is Central Otago?
Where is Paarl?
What does red wine have contact with that white wine does not?
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Are tannins found in the grape's skin?
The term for semi-sweet Chenin Blanc?
The term for sweet Chenin Blanc?
What is the term for an Alsatian blended wine with no requirements on varietal percentages?
What is the body that controls French wine appellations?
Mercaptans make wine smell like what animal?
This is the kind of acid that forms crystals inside a wine barrel
Where is the Adelaide Hills region?
Where is Yarra Valley?
Who is the famous winemaker of the Loire Valley, known as the 'Wild Man of Pouilly-Fumé?'
Are tannins found in the fruit of the grape itself?
What is the geographical designation of a wine region in the United States?
Crémant sur Loire is an example of what kind of wine?
A method of making rosé that creates the rosé as a by-product in the production of concentrated red wine
What is the Australian term for an appellation?
Pediococcus makes wine smell like dirty what?
What chemical compound makes wine smell like rotting eggs?
Is 'Finger Lakes' an AVA?
Pyrazines are present in which family of varietals?
What is the term for small streaks down the side of a glass that a wine makes and that was traditionally used as a marker of quality?
What is the technical term for the practice of growing grapes?
Where is Salta?
What is main AOC in Alsace?
Are Savennières and Saumur associated with dry or sweet Chenin Blanc?
This is the term for the smell a wine develops during the production and storage
What is the term for an Alsatian blended wine that is at least 50% Riesling?
Is 'Long Island' an AVA?
What is the soil-dwelling louse responsible for much of the destruction of vines worldwide?
What is the French term for 'Old Vines' that has no legal meaning?
What is the measurement for sugars in wine?
Central figure in the development of Finger Lakes wine
What is the distinctive soil in Vouvray and the Central Loire called?

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