Wine Quiz

Test your wine knowledge with quiz questions from our expert.

Drinking tap water in between sips of wine isn’t a good idea, if you want to ensure that you don’t contaminate the taste of the wine that you’re drinking. Even small amounts of chlorine, present in most tap water, can do what to the taste of wine in your

True or False: Almost all wines contain residual sugar, even if they are fermented to “dryness?”

Which insects likely play a crucial role in transmitting fermentation yeasts to grapes?

Sherlock Holmes cracks part of the case in "The Adventure of the Abbey Grange" by noticing the details of what wine-related object?

The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes was a popular radio show in the 1930s and 1940s. What wine company sponsored the show?

What wine might have been the favorite of Sherlock Holmes?

In the 2009 Film Sherlock Holmes, the title character refers to which Bordeaux First growth wine as "a comet vintage?"

In 2007, a Riesling from which Finger Lakes wine producer took home the only gold medal awarded to an American wine in the Riesling Du Monde (Riesling in the World) Wine Competition in Strasbourg, France?

When were the first vines known to be planted in the Finger Lakes?

True or False: The Fingers Lake American Viticultural Area covers over one million acres of farmland?