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Test your knowledge of all things grape-y.
If you only have a glass or two of wine on special occasions then here's your chance to learn some fascinating facts about the humble grape.

If you're a wine connoisseur this quiz will test your knowledge, and who knows, maybe you'll discover a new favorite varietal.   *Sleepy*

On the other hand, the more you know about wine, the more you know you don't know. You know?
*Geek*  Come get lightly confuzzled with me.

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1. Wine names:
 How do wines get their names?
       Generally named after the vintners first born.        
       Alphabetically, the same way hurricanes are named.        
       Randomly - as long as it sounds European.        
       From the region the grapes were grown, or from the variety of grape.        
2. Storage:
 Traditionally, wine was always stored on it's side so that ...
       it was easier to see how many bottles you had.        
       they took up less space on the shelf.        
       it was easier to see which types of wine were on the shelf.        
       the cork stayed in contact with the wine and didn't dry out and let air in.        
3. Oenophilist:
 An oenophilist is someone who:
       Dislikes wine.        
       Appreciates wine.        
       Makes wine.        
       Studies wine.        
4. Madeira:
 Where is Madeira wine made?
       In Madeira Spain.        
       On the Portuguese Madeira Islands.        
       On Madeira Island off Italy.        
       Somewhere else.        
5. Champagne:
 Which of these refuse to accept the Champagne region of France as the only legal place where Champagne comes from?
       United States        
       All of the above        
       None of the above        
6. Which glass:
 Champagne bottles are made from ... to resist the pressure created by carbonation.
       tempered glass        
       depression glass        
       laminated glass        
       thicker glass        
7. Must:
 What is grape must?
       It's the grape skins which are discarded after juicing.        
       It's what grape juice is called before or during fermentation.        
       It's a type of mold sometimes found on over ripe grapes.        
       It's the water grapes are washed in before juicing.        
8. Gewurtztraminer:
 Does Gewurtztraminer refer to the geographic region, or the type of grape?
9. Dandelion wine:
 Which part of a dandelion is used to make wine?
       The roots.        
       The leaves.        
       The flowers.        
       Trick question! No such thing as dandelion wine.        
10. Beaujolais:
 Is Beaujolais a geographic region or a type of grape?
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