Flashcards in Australia Deck (121)
Which term replaced Sherry for Australian wines and when was it officially registered?
First vintage of De Bortoli Noble One.
Where is Gundagai wine region?
New South Wales, Australia
Historic wine region of Victoria, famous for its fortified sweet Topaque and Muscat.
First vintage of Penfolds Grange.
Which region of New South Wales is also known as Murrumbidge Irrigation Area or MIA?
Largest region of Tasmania in terms of production, accounting for around 40%.
Name the estate that has the largest and oldest single holding of the Marsanne variety in the world.
Tahbilk (Victoria, Australia)
First vintage of Yalumba Octavius.
Which variety "shines" on the hands of David Traeger, who established his winery in Victoria in 1978?
Mornington Peninsula is famous for producing excellent wines from which grape variety?
Name the 2 producers of Northern Rhone that have invested in Heathcote, Victoria.
Jasper Hill is the leading winery of which region?
Name the subregions of Hunter.
Upper Hunter Valley
Name the Adelaide Hills subregions.
Where is Mount Mary Vineyard located?
Yarra Valley, Victoria
Regional grape specialty of Padthaway.
Which region of South Australia produces almost 60% of the state's wine?
Australia's most common Pinot Noir clone.
Name the Penfold's Chardonnay that sources grapes also from Tasmania and when was its first vintage.
Yattarna Bin 144
Where are Leewin Estate and Cullen located?
Margaret River, Australia
Name the flagship wine of Wynns, and when was its first vintage.
John Riddoch Cabernet Sauvignon
Which relatively new GI of New South Wales produces excellent sparkling wines from Pinot Noir and Chardonnay?
Name the two regional GI's of Queensland.
Name the owner and winemaker of Rockford Wines.
Which grape is known as Hunter Riesling in some parts of Australia?
Describe the climate of Coonawarra.
Cool, mediterranean, similar to Bordeaux
Chief winemaker of Yalumba.
First vintage of d'Arenberg Dead Arm.