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Weekly Wine Quiz: Grape Trivia Anthology!

November 30, 2013 Leave a comment Go to comments

wine quiz pictureWelcome to the weekend!

Yep, it is just “welcome to the weekend”, and not your new wine quiz. We are in the middle of the long weekend, and I didn’t have time to work on the new grape trivia quiz – therefore, as I have done in the past, I just want to offer you a little retrospective into the grape trivia series of the wine quizzes. 

What do you think is harder – to solve the quiz or to create the quiz? I can attest that it is the latter. When you are creating a quiz, you really want to have a balance of difficulty among all the questions – and the quiz should be entertaining enough for the people to attempt to solve it. Similarly to the cooking, where you might spend 2-3 hours preparing the dish, afterwards consumed in 20 minutes (glad it doesn’t take years as with making of the wine) – sometimes, it might take more than 2 hours to create the quiz, and there is a good chance that you will only spend 10 minutes solving it. But again, same as with cooking, which we do because we like the magic of putting pieces together and creating something new, something of the interest to the others, creation of the quiz is definitely a fun process and great learning opportunity.

Below you will find the list of the grape trivia quizzes included into the series so far. There are links for both quiz and the answer, feel free to play with them any way you want. And as always, any thoughts, comments and suggestions will be most appreciated!

The quizzes will resume next Saturday. Enjoy your weekend and cheers!

Red grapes:

WWQ #53 – Cabernet SauvignonAnswer

WWQ #54 – MerlotAnswer

WWQ #55 – Pinot NoirAnswer

WWQ #57 – GrenacheAnswer

WWQ #58 – SyrahAnswer

WWQ #59 – ZinfandelAnswer

WWQ #60 – SangioveseAnswer

WWQ #61 – TempranilloAnswer

WWQ #62 – NebbioloAnswer

WWQ #63 – MalbecAnswer

WWQ #78 – Petit VerdotAnswer

WWQ #79 – Cabernet FrancAnswer

WWQ #80 – MourvèdreAnswer

WWQ #81 – Petite SirahAnswer

WWQ #82 – GamayAnswer

WWQ #83 – CarménèreAnswer

White grapes:

WWQ #64 – RieslingAnswer

WWQ #65 – Sauvignon BlancAnswer

WWQ #66 – ChardonnayAnswer

WWQ #67 – Pinot GrisAnswer

WWQ #68 – Chenin BlancAnswer

WWQ #69 – ViognierAnswer

WWQ #70 – GewurztraminerAnswer

WWQ #71 – AlbariñoAnswer

WWQ #72 – TorrontésAnswer

WWQ #73 – SémillonAnswer

WWQ #74 – Trebbiano (Ugni Blanc)Answer

WWQ #75 – MarsanneAnswer

WWQ #76 – RoussanneAnswer

WWQ #77 – SavagninAnswer

  1. PSsquared
    November 30, 2013 at 12:20 pm

    I can imagine making the quizzes is very challenging. Thanks for going to the trouble for us. I’ve learned a lot!

    • talkavino
      December 1, 2013 at 11:07 am

      My pleasure! I’m learning a lot too 🙂

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