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1

Which grape varieties are authorised for the production of Commandaria?

Mavro
Xynisteri

2

Commandaria must be produced within a strictly defined region comprising of ..................... wine-producing villages on the Troodos foothills.

14

3

What is the indigenous grape Maratheftiko of Cyprus is also known as?

Vamvakada

4

Name the allowed vine densities for the bush vines used for Commandaria?

2000-2750 vines/ha

5

Name two synonyms of Xynisteri.

Aspro Kyprou
Hebron Blanc

6

Which grape variety of Cyprus can give a solution to the problematic pollination of Maratheftiko?

Spourtiko

7

Where is KEO Winery located in Cyprus?

Limassol

8

Has Cyprus ever been affected by phylloxera?

Never

9

Commandaria wine must be aged for at least ……………. years in wood although in practice ageing is typically much longer.

2

10

Cypriot pomace brandy.

Zivania

11

What is the name of the co-operative that created Kamanterena Winery in Cyprus in 1947?

SODAP

12

Name the most westerly wine growing region of Cyprus.

Laona Akama

13

Name the 14 wine-producing villages of Commandaria.

Agios Georgios
Agios Constantinos
Agios Mamas
Agios Pavlos
Apsiou
Yerasa
Doros
Zoopigi
Kalo Chorio
Kapilio
Lania
Louvaras
Monagri
Sylikou.