Alcohol questions This is a list of recently added questions about alcohol. Play alcohol quiz and see all the questions. Where does the calvados brandy come from?France. Calvados is distilled from cider made from specially grown and selected apples. It is not uncommon for a calvados producer to use over 100 specific varieties of apples, which are either sweet, tart or bitter, the latter being inedible.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 28% PortugalPortugal41SpainSpain34JamaicaJamaica23FranceFrance39 What is the main ingredient of beer?Water is the main ingredient of beer, accounting for 93% of its weight. Though water itself is, ideally, flavorless, its level of dissolved minerals, specifically, bicarbonate ion, does influence beer's finished taste.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 36% maltmalt830waterwater1239hopshops1143yeastyeast137beer riddles » Where did the famous beer flood happen?London. The London Beer Flood happened on 17 October 1814 in London. A huge vat containing over 610,000 litres of beer ruptured, causing other vats in the same building to succumb in a domino effect. As a result, more than 1,470,000 litres of beer burst out and gushed into the streets, killing couple of people in the process.Created by: Ninjaihard 42% MunichMunich446ManchesterManchester393LondonLondon687BrusselsBrussels96the United Kingdom riddles » What kind of malt is the most commonly used for the beer production?Barley malt. Nearly all beer includes barley malt as the majority of the starch. This is because its fibrous hull remains attached to the grain during threshing. After malting, barley is milled, which finally removes the hull, breaking it into large pieces. These pieces remain with the grain during the mash, and act as a filter bed during lautering, when sweet wort is separated from insoluble grain material.Created by: Ninjaieasy 76% barley maltbarley malt7755corn maltcorn malt1801rye maltrye malt502oat maltoat malt131beverages riddles » The person from the picture is Michael Jackson. Whom was he?Beer and whisky book author. Michael James Jackson was an English writer and journalist. He was the author of many influential books about beer and whisky. Jackson's books have sold over three million copies worldwide and have been translated into eighteen different languages. He is credited with helping to start a renaissance of interest in beer and breweries worldwide in the 1970s, particularly in the United States.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 65% opera singeropera singer184beer and whisky book authorbeer and whisky book author1948serial killerserial killer482British painterBritish painter339writers riddles » Which fermentation method isn't used in beer brewing?Side. There are three main fermentation methods, warm, cool and wild or spontaneous. Fermentation may take place in open or closed vessels. There may be a secondary fermentation which can take place in the brewery, in the cask or in the bottle.Created by: Ninjaihard 49% warmwarm299coolcool380sideside2283spontaneousspontaneous1670beer riddles » Which fruit is used in the brewing of Belgian beer, Kriek lambic?Cherry. Kriek lambic is a style of Belgian beer, made by fermenting lambic with sour Morello cherries. Traditionally "Schaarbeekse krieken" (a rare Belgian Morello variety) from the area around Brussels are used. As the Schaarbeek type cherries have become more difficult to find, some brewers have replaced these (partly or completely) with other varieties of sour cherries, sometimes imported.Created by: Ninjaihard 40% black currantblack currant1103mulberrymulberry700raspberryraspberry514cherrycherry1610Belgium riddles » What is an AIPA?Beer style. American IPAs (India Pale Ale) are typically brewed with distinctively American hops, such as Cascade, Centennial, Citra, Columbus, Chinook, Simcoe, Amarillo, Tomahawk, Warrior, Neomexicanus, and Nugget.Created by: Ninjaieasy 71% beer stylebeer style1075vodka brandvodka brand74whisky brandwhisky brand190Indian isotonic drinkIndian isotonic drink156beer riddles » What units are used to measure the bitterness of beer?IBU. The International Bittering Units scale, or simply IBU scale, is used to approximately quantify the bitterness of beer. This scale is not measured on the perceived bitterness of the beer, but rather the amount of iso-alpha acids.Created by: Ninjaihard 52% EBCEBC1117IBUIBU2240PlatoPlato409BLGBLG492beer riddles » Where does Sangria come from?Spain. Sangria is an alcoholic beverage of Spanish and Portuguese origin. A punch, the sangria traditionally consists of red wine and chopped fruit, often with other ingredients such as orange juice or brandy.Created by: Ninjaihard 57% GreeceGreece1960SpainSpain7823CroatiaCroatia2526ItalyItaly1408wines riddles » Play alcohol quiz and see all the questions.