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Which of these items is NOT required on a US wine label?

A. Brand Name
B. Alcohol Content
C. Net Content of Bottle
D. Logo
E. Name and Address of Bottler

D. Logo

What are the only two generic wines recognized by US law?

A. Vermouth and Port
B. Sake and Vermouth
C. Sake and Chianti
D. Chianti and Port
E. Port and Sake

B. Sake and Vermouth

According to federal law, when a single grape variety is listed on a bottle, what percentage of the wine must come from the variety listed?

A. 75
B. 85
C. 95
D. 100

A. 75

Because generic, semi-generic, and varietal names can be used by any winery or négociant, a wine producer may opt to register a proprietary name as a trademark for its exclusive use. True or false?

A. True
B. False

A. True

Where must a wine's bottling date be stamped?

A. On the wine cases
B. On the bottle
C. On the label
D. On the cork

A. On the wine cases

If a vintage date appears on a label, what percentage of the wine within the bottle must have been harvested and crushed in that year?

A. 70
B. 75
C. 85
D. 95

D. 95

If a wine's actual alcohol content is over 14%, what percentage above or below the actual amount is allowed on the label?

A. Plus or minus .5%, but cannot be below 14%
B. Plus or minus 1.0%, but cannot be below 14%
C. Plus or minus 1.5 %

B. Plus or minus 1.0%, but cannot be below 14%

Which of the following label terms tells the consumer that the producer listed had maximum control of the product in the bottle from vine to wine?

A. Produced by
B. Made by
C. Cellared by, Selected by, Vinted by
D. Grown, Produced, and Bottled by

D. Grown, Produced, and Bottled by

For a wine to be labeled "Estate bottled" what conditions must be met?

A. The wine label must bear an AVA appellation.
B. The winery must be located within the listed AVA.
C. The winery must have crushed the grapes, vinified the juice, finished, aged and bottled the wine.
D. The winery must have grown 100% of the grapes used for vinification on land owned or controlled by the winery.
E. All of the above

E. All of the above

Which of these terms is legally defined?

A. Reserve
B. Special Selection
C. Produced By
D. Old Vines

C. Produced By

A wine must be labeled "Contains Sulfites" if it contains at least a minimum of how many parts per million of sulfur compound?

A. 10 parts per million
B. 100 parts per million
C. 1000 parts per million
D. 10,000 parts per million

A. 10 parts per million

What item would appear ONLY on an imported (vs. domestic) bottle of wine being sold in the US?

A. Brand name
B. Imported by
C. Alcohol content
D. Sulfite statement

B. Imported by

If a vintage is listed on an Australian bottle of wine, then 85% of the wine must be from that year. True or false?

A. True
B. False

A. True

What are Australian appellations called?

A. Authentication of Origin
B. Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée (AOC)
C. American Viticultural Area (AVA)
D. Geographical Indication (GI)

D. Geographical Indication (GI)

If a New Zealand wine has two or more varietals listed on the label, what is the combined total of those varietals?

A. 75%
B. 85%
C. 95%
D. 100%

A. 75%

What is "noble mixture?"

A. Edelzwicker
B. Grand cru
C. Cru bourgeois

A. Edelzwicker

Which category of French wine accounts for about half of all wine produced in France?

A. Vin de table
B. Vin de pays
C. Vin délimité de qualité supériere
D. Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée

D. Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée

The higher designations in the EU labeling system are more specific about the geographic origin or the grapes. True or false?

A. True
B. False

A. True

Which French category of wine is a temporary status for wines that have the potential to move to the highest category?

A. Vin de table
B. Vin de pays
C. Vin Délimité de Qualité Supériere (VDQS)
D. Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée (AOC)

C. Vin Délimité de Qualité Supériere (VDQS)

French geographic designations can dictate what specific growing and winemaking practices?

A. Which grapes may be planted
B. How the grapes are to be cultivated and harvested
C. Which winemaking techniques may be used to turn the grapes into wine
D. All of the above

D. All of the above

A wine labeled IGT is from what country?

A. Germany
B. France
C. Italy
D. USA

C. Italy

What is German table wine called that does not come from a specific geographic region?

A. Tafelwein
B. Landwein
C. Qualitatswein Bestimmte Anbaugebiete
D. Qualitatswein mit Pradikat

A. Tafelwein

What is the term for an Italian wine that receives extended aging before release?

A. Riserva
B. Superiore
C. IGT

A. Riserva

What category of Italian wine is considered an affordable wine that can be made from grapes grown anywhere in the country?

A. Vini da Tavola
B. IGT
C. DOC
D. DOCG

A. Vini da Tavola

What category of Italian wine has the strictest limits on yield and the longest minimum aging requirements?

A. Vini da Tavola
B. IGT
C. DOC
D. DOCG

D. DOCG

What is the anbaugebiete divided into?

A. 39 Grosslagen
B. 39 Einzellagen
C. 39 bereich
D. 39 villages

C. 39 bereich

What is a delineated set of German vineyards that are similar enough to be grouped together called?

A. A grosslage
B. An einzellage
C. A gutsabfallung
D. An Erzeugerabfallung

A. A grosslage

An einzellage may be divided among multiple owners. True or false?

A. True
B. False

A. True

What is the must weight of a must with a specific gravity of 1.068?

A. 1.68 degrees oechsle
B. 68 degrees oechsle
C. 68 degrees oechsle

B. 68 degrees oechsle

A QbA wine may NOT be chaptalized. True or false?

A. True
B. False

B. False

In ascending order, from the lowest to highest degree of ripeness, what are the pradikat levels?

A. Trockenbeerenauslese, Eiswein, Beerenauslese, Auslese, Spatlese,Kabinett
B. Kabinett, Spatlese, Auslese, Eiswein, Beerenauslese, Trockenbeerenauslese
C. Kabinett, Spatlese, Eiswein, Auslese, Beerenauslese, Trockenbeerenauslese
D. Kabinett, Spatlese, Auslese, Beerenauslese, Eiswein, Trockenbeerenauslese

D. Kabinett, Spatlese, Auslese, Beerenauslese, Eiswein, Trockenbeerenauslese

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