Friday is wine quiz time here at Vino in Love. But before we get to this week’s quiz I want to give you the solutions to last week’s edition.
Wine Quiz #24 – Solutions
Amarone translates to: B – The Great Bitter.
Vernaccia is typically planted in which regions? Tuscany & Sardinia. Furthermore a dark-skinned Vernaccia is planted in Le Marche (known as Vernaccia Nera) I am aware that the Vernaccia grape that is planted in Le Marche and in Sardinia differs from the one in Tuscany. Next time I try to pick a more straight-forward question.
Pantelleria is especially known for its A – Dessert Wines.
True or False: Bardolino is a Denomination True.
What is the name of the wine guide released by the Italian Sommelier Association? Bibenda.
Wine Quiz #25
On to this week’s wine quiz.
Nebbiolo translates to:
Match the following wineries with their corresponding wine region.
|1. Etna||A. Trabucchi d’Illasi|
|2. Valpolicella||B. Leone de Castris|
|3. Bolgheri||C. Girolamo Russo|
|4. Salento||D. Poggio Al Tesoro|
In the wine world, what is the purpose of a vacuum pump?
Name at least 2 reasons why wine from the Cinque Terre is becoming increasingly expensive.