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Wine Quiz #5 (November 9, 2004)

Here's the fifth in my monthly series of quizzes to test your wine knowledge. Look for the answers next week!

  1. Which of the following grapes is not part of a red Bordeaux blend?
    1. Cabernet Sauvignon
    2. Cabernet Franc
    3. Malbec
    4. Gamay
    5. Petit Verdot
    6. Merlot
  2. What are the four wine appellations of British Columbia?
  3. What does Blanc de Noirs mean on a French wine label?
  4. On what day is Beaujolais Nouveau released?
  5. What do Baga, Bagaceira and Bairrada have in common?
  6. What is the still wine made in the Champagne region called?
  7. What does chaptalisation do to wine?
  8. What do egg whites, milk, fish bladders and diatomaceous earth have to do with wine?
  9. What is a wine thief?
  10. What is a Teinturier grape?

 

 

 

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