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91

Name the widely declared vintages of 2000s.

2000
2003
2007

92

Synonym of Souzão.

Vinhão

93

Name the grape varieties used in the production of Lafões DOP tinto wines.

Amaral (min. 40%)
Jaen
Pilongo

94

Best-known producer in the Bairrada DOP and champion of the local red grape, Baga.

Luis Pato

95

Name the most prized white grape variety of Alentejo DOP.

Antão Vaz

96

Which Portuguese grape variety is sometimes referred to as Borrado das Moscas in the Dão DOP?

Bical

97

In which island of the Açores is the Biscoitos DOP located?

Terceira

98

Name the three main grape varieties used in Graciosa DOP, Pico DOP and Biscoitos DOP?

Verdelho
Arinto dos Açores (Sercial)
Terrantez do Pico
(at least 80% combined)

99

Name the widely declared vintages of 1990s.

1991
1992
1994
1997

100

Which grape variety of Madeira is usually first to be picked?

Bual

101

Which grape variety of Madeira is usually last to be picked?

Sercial

102

What is the minimum allowed ageing in wood for a Madeira made with the canteiro system?

2 years

103

When was Porto first demarcated as a region?

1756

104

Which is the only grape variety in Madeira that is allowed to produce wines of all sweetness levels?

Tinta Negra (Mole)

105

Where is Sercial mainly grown on the island of Madeira?

North side, at high elevations up to 700 m.

106

Madeira’s network of irrigation channels are called…

Levadas

107

Which grape varieties are used in the production of Medieval de Ourém wine? In which region of Portugal is it produced?

Fernão Pires (80%)
Trincadeira (20%)

Encostas d'Aire DOP (Lisboa)

108

What is the name of the trellising system used in the vineyards of Quinta do Montalto used for the production of Medieval de Ourém wine?

Taça