How Much Do You Know About the World of Wine?

 Do you think you know your Pinot Noir from your Pinot Grigio, and your Semillon from your Sauvignon Blanc? This quiz will test your knowledge of wine and wine-tasting to the limits! Give it a go, and find out if you're the legendary sommelier that the world's been waiting for!
white wine and grapes
 
 
Which of these types of grapes are white?
Pinot Grigio
Merlot
Zinfandel
huge wine cellar
 
 
When speaking of white wine, if it has a dull yellow to brown coloring it is...
An old wine
A young wine
pile of corks
 
 
What is the correct term for the year a wine is produced?
The vintage
The age
The season
holding a bunch of red grapes
 
 
In which type of wine are all the skins of the grapes removed?
Rosé
Sparkling wine
Dry white wine
lobster on newspaper
 
 
What pairs well with a lobster dish?
Full-bodied white wine
Sparkling wine
Any red wine
red wine in glass and bottle
 
 
What type of grape variety could this wine be?
Pinot Noir
Cabernet Sauvignon
Chenin Blanc
red wine in front of vineyard
 
 
What are the two main red grapes of Bordeaux?
Merlot & Cabernet Sauvignon
Pinot Noir & Merlot
Pinot Noir & Syrah
wine and grapes on a barrel
 
 
Where does Chianti come from?
Italy
France
Chile
white grapes in vineyard
 
 
What are the characteristics of the Sauvignon Blanc grape?
Grass, green fruits, sharp, rarely oaked
Honey, straw, pale, light-bodied
Figs, citrus, full-bodied
woman pouring red wine
 
 
Which wine-making region would you associate with the left bank of Bordeaux?
Medoc
Saint Emillion
The Rhone Valley
red wine spilled on white carpet
The Grape Greenhorn
Oh dear! From your results, it seems that you're not quite the legendary sommelier we'd hoped you were. There's no need to fret though, since if you want to learn more about wine and wine-tasting, then we've got plenty of articles for you to read right here on BabaMail. With a bit of effort (and a lot of bottles of wine), you could end up becoming a world-class sommelier in no time at all! If you enjoyed this quiz, then don't forget to share it with your friends and family, too!
couple tasting wine in cellar
The Wine Wizard
Good job! While you didn't manage to answer all of the questions correctly, you got enough right to show us that you've got a pretty solid grounding when it comes to wine and wine tasting. You know your Pinot Noir from your Pinot Grigio and your Semillon from your Sauvignon Blanc, so keep up the good work and you might end up becoming a world-class sommelier one day! Don't forget to share this quiz with your friends and family, to see if they're anywhere near as knowledgeable as you are!
sommelier pouring red wine
The Supreme Sommelier
Outstanding! Your incredible result shows us that you've got an impeccable understanding of every aspect of the wine culture. You know precisely which kind of wine matches any given dish, as well as exactly where each kind of grape comes from. We'll certainly need to get in touch with you if we ever have any doubts about wine, since you're practically a walking sommelier's handbook! Don't forget to share this quiz with your friends and family, to see if they're anywhere near as knowledgeable as you are!
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