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1

Name the 4-tier VDP. Classification.

Grosse Lage
Erste Lage
Ortswein
Gutswein

2

Name the 3 Bereiche of Rheinhessen.

Bingen
Nierstein
Wonnegau

3

When was the Verband Deutscher Prädikatsweinguter (VDP) formed?

1910

4

Name the monastery in the Rheingau region that has a tradition in viticulture and is now seen as the cultural wine centre of Rheingau.

Kloster Eberbach

5

Name the Bereich of Rheingau.

Johannisberg

6

Which village in the Rheingau produces more red wines than white?

Assmannshausen

7

What is the name of the flat-sided flask that we often come across in wines from Franken (Franconia)?

Bocksbeutel

8

Name the 6 Bereiche of Mosel (from south to north).

Moseltor
Obermosel
Saar
Ruwertal
Bernkastel
Burg Cochem

9

When did the name of Mosel-Saar-Ruwer Anbaugebiet changed to Mosel?

1st of August 2007

10

Which German region is noted for its Schillerwein (pink wine blend from white and red grapes)?

Wurttemberg

11

List the 6 Pradikats with their corresponding degrees of ripeness (Oechsle).

Kabinett (70-85 Oechsle)
Spatlese (76-95 Oechsle)
Auslese (83-105 Oechsle)
Beerenauslese (110-128 Oechsle)
Icewein (110-128 Oechsle)
Trockenbeerenauslese (150-154 Oechsle)

12

What is the minimum alcohol for Qualitätswein and above?

7% (except BA and TBA which is 5,5%)

13

Pinot Gris in Germany is known as .......................

Grauburgunder or Rulander

14

Pinot Blanc in Germany is known as ..............................

Weissburgunder

15

Name the parents of Müller-Thurgau grape.

Riesling
Madeleine Royale

16

Name a few notable villages of Rheingau.

Lorchhausen
Rudesheim
Winkel
Johannisberg
Erbach
Eberbach
Eltville
Hockheim

17

Name the 2 Bereiche of Pfalz.

Mittelhaardt-Deutsche Weinstrasse
Sudliche Weinstrasse

18

Which Anbaugebiet (region) is famed for its red wines?

Ahr

19

What is the synonym of Blaufränkisch in Wurttemberg?

Lemberger

20

Traditional name for Pinot Gris.

Rulander

21

Trockenbeerenauslese Oechsle range.

150-154

22

German name for vineyard.

Einzellage

23

Who is producing the most well known, expensive wines of Nahe and has a monopole in Oberhausen? What is the name of this monopole?

Donhoff
Brucke

24

Name the only Bereich of Ahr.

Walporzheim-Ahrtal

25

Name the smallest wine region (Anbaugebiet) of Germany.

Hessische-Bergstrasse

26

Which grape variety produces the best wines of Franken, Germany?

Silvaner

27

German name for the Schiava red grape variety.

Vernatsch

28

What are the 2 VDP approved varieties for Grosse Lage and Erste Lage wines in the Rheingau?

Riesling
Spätburgunder

29

Maximum yields allowed for VDP Grosse Lage (hl/ha).

50 hl/ha

30

Name the two instances in the Rheingau that the name of the property itself legally suffices as provenance.

Schloss Johannisberg
Schloss Vollrads