Friuli Venezia Giulia

  1. Faedis is an official subzone of which DOC?
    Friuli Colli Orientali DOC
  2. "Ponca" is a local name for what soil type?
    Flysch of Cormons
  3. From where does Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso get its name?
    From the stalk that becomes red when the grapes are ripe
  4. What is the northernmost appellation of Friuli Venezia Giulia?
    Ramandolo DOCG
  5. What was varietal Friulano labeled as until 2007?
    Tocai Friulano
  6. What color is the grape variety Terrano?
    Red
  7. What country borders Friuli on its eastern side?
    Slovenia
  8. Define "Pastini"
    The typical terraced vineyards of Carso
  9. What was Friuli Venezia Giulia's first DOCG?
    Ramandolo DOCG
  10. What are the names of the two subzones of Friuli Isonzo DOC?
    Rive Alte and Rive di Giare
  11. What is the "Bora"?
    The cold, strong eastern wind that affects Friuli Venezia Giulia
  12. The grape Picolit is most ofen used in the production of what style of wine?
    Sweet passito wines
  13. What style of wine is produced as Ramandolo DOCG?
    Sweet wines
  14. Prepotto is a subzone of which DOC?
    Friuli Colli Orientali DOC
  15. Friulano is genetically identical to what grape variety?
    Sauvignonasse
  16. Which variety of Malvasia is most often found in Friuli?
    Malvasia Istriana
  17. What are the two sub varieties of Verduzzo Friulano?
    Verduzzo Giallo ("yellow") and Verduzzo Verde ("green")
  18. What is the meaning of the grape name Tazzelenghe?
    Tongue cutter
  19. What soil type characterizes the Carso plateau?
    Limestone
  20. Cialla is an official subzone of which DOC?
    Friuli Colli Orientali DOC
  21. In which geographic area of Friuli Venezia Giulia is Vitovska grown?
    Carso
  22. From where does Pignolo get its name?
    Pigna (pine cone)
  23. Schioppettino is also known as?
    Ribolla Nera
  24. What is the grape variety in Ramondolo DOCG?
    Verduzzo Giallo
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Friuli Venezia Giulia
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Wine Scholar Guild Italian Wine Scholar Flashcards for Friuli Venezia Giulia
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