How well do you know Grape Growing ?

The world of wine is vibrant, constantly changing and ever so interesting. Everyday wine enthusiasts can learn & share their new experiences with good food & friends. So the following ‘Wine Quiz’ is a little bit of fun and learning for all - and for those a little more competitive a personal test of your wine knowledge.

● So you think you know how grapes are grown?
● Or - You think you know the different stages in grape growing?

Take this short Grape Growing Quiz & find out.

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The French 'term' used to describe someone who grows grapes specifically for the purpose of making wine is called a...?

2 / 12

Which of the following stages is 'not' part of a grapevine's annual growing cycle?

3 / 12

Which of the following is the biggest threat to a grape vine during budburst?

4 / 12

Which of the following factors is 'unlikely' to affect the character and flavour of ripe grapes?

5 / 12

In the vineyard the term ‘canopy’ refers to which of the following?

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Which of the following describes the vineyard process of vine pruning?

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Which of the following is a natural fungus found in the vineyard, considered desirable by winemakers who make sweet wines?

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What is the 'term' for the removal of young unripe grapes from vines, used to reduce the crop yield and to improve the concentration of flavours in the remaining bunches?

9 / 12

During the grape growing cycle, the stage at which green grapes start to change colour is called what?

10 / 12

To protect grape vines around the world from a devastating pest, European varietals (Vitis Vinifera) are typically grafted onto resistant American root-stock, to protect them from which of the following?

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In the vineyard, as grape bunches develop and ripen, which of the following is happening?

12 / 12

The varied factors which influence the grape vine and the resulting wine crafted from a specific site, including the soil, climate and topography are collectively referred to as what?

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