10 most difficult alcohol riddles A list of ten (out of 54) alcohol related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Alcohol quiz What does synthesis gas (water gas) consist of?Carbon monoxide (CO) and hydrogen (H2). Water gas is a mixture of carbon monoxide and hydrogen produced from synthesis gas. Synthesis gas is a useful product, but requires careful handling due to its flammability and the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning. The water-gas shift reaction can be used to reduce the carbon monoxide while producing additional hydrogen, resulting in water gas. very hard 21% oxygen (O2) and hydrogen (H2)oxygen (O2) and hydrogen (H2)21%methane (CH4) and water (H2O)methane (CH4) and water (H2O)32%carbon dioxide (CO2) and hydrogen (H2)carbon dioxide (CO2) and hydrogen (H2)24%carbon monoxide (CO) and hydrogen (H2)carbon monoxide (CO) and hydrogen (H2)21%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3168 answers in 3 languages »water riddles » Which saint is a patron of brewers?Saint Arnulf of Metz (c. 582 – 640 AD) was a Frankish bishop of Metz and advisor to the Merovingian court of Austrasia, who retired to the Abbey of Remiremont. This bishop became famous by miraculous reproduction of beer in south France. Also he is author of prayer to beer.very hard 25% Saint Arnulf of MetzSaint Arnulf of Metz25%Saint Alcmund of HexhamSaint Alcmund of Hexham20%Saint Atto of PistoiaSaint Atto of Pistoia20%Saint Amand of BordeauxSaint Amand of Bordeaux33%Created by: Marcin Słyś. Statistics based on 2728 answers in 5 languages »saints riddles » Which of the following is a bottom-fermented beer?Baltic Porter is a very high alcohol, sweet, robust porter that originated in the Baltic states. Baltic Porter reflects both the character of original British Porters and the character of sweeter, highly alcoholic Russian Imperial Stouts.very hard 25% PorterPorter29%Baltic porterBaltic porter25%StoutStout27%IPAIPA17%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1716 answers in 3 languages »beer riddles » Where did the "Primitivo" grape variety originate?From Croatia. Primitivo, zinfandel, tribidrag, crljenak kaštelanski, kratošija - red grape variety, originating in Croatiavery hard 27% from Croatiafrom Croatia27%from Italyfrom Italy42%from Maltafrom Malta15%from Georgiafrom Georgia14%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1602 answers in 3 languages »wine riddles » What liquor is particularly famous for its durability? (samples from the Napoleonic era are still in use)Madeira is a fortified wine made in the Portuguese Madeira Islands, off the coast of Africa. To prevent the wine from spoiling, neutral grape spirits were added. Today, Madeira is noted for its unique winemaking process which involves heating the wine. very hard 27% original champagne from Champagneoriginal champagne from Champagne16%MadeiraMadeira27%PortoPorto40%VermouthVermouth14%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3240 answers in 3 languages »wines riddles » Which brewery was founded by Fritz Maytag?Anchor Brewing Company. Frederick Louis "Fritz" Maytag III is the former owner of Anchor Brewing Company in San Francisco. His revival of Anchor Steam beer inspired many other brewers to follow, and he is often considered the father of modern microbreweries.very hard 27% BudweiserBudweiser36%PaulanerPaulaner23%Anchor Brewing CompanyAnchor Brewing Company27%Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.13%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 836 answers in 2 languages »the United States riddles » 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.very hard 28% PortugalPortugal28%SpainSpain26%JamaicaJamaica15%FranceFrance28%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 163 answers in 2 languages » Which beverage is prepared in a similar way to a Japanese sake?Beer. The popular term "rice wine" is a misnomer. Unlike wine, in which alcohol is produced by fermenting sugar that is naturally present in grapes, sake is produced by means of a brewing process more like that of beer. Thus, sake is technically "rice beer" rather than "rice wine."very hard 30% winewine18%beerbeer30%vodkavodka41%champagnechampagne10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 7782 answers in 2 languages »Japan riddles » Methanol (wood alcohol) is highly poisonous. Comparing to ethanol, is it more or less sedative?Less sedative. Methanol has a much weaker sedative effect than ethanol, which leads the victim to drink more than it would normally do with ethanol. Methanol is oxidized to formaldehyde and then to the poisonous formic acid in the liver. very hard 30% more sedativemore sedative38%the samethe same20%less sedativeless sedative30%that depends on the temperaturethat depends on the temperature10%Created by: MarcusX. Statistics based on 10746 answers in 2 languages »drugs riddles » Which of these stages of beer production is the last?Cooking wort. Beer is one of the oldest and most widely consumed alcoholic drinks in the world, and the third most popular drink overall after water and tea. Beer is brewed from cereal grains — most commonly from malted barley, though wheat, maize (corn), and rice are also used. During the brewing process, fermentation of the starch sugars in the wort produces ethanol and carbonation in the resulting beer.very hard 32% Filtration of the mashFiltration of the mash25%MaltingMalting28%Cooking wortCooking wort32%Mashing Mashing 12%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3715 answers in 2 languages »drinks riddles » Play alcohol quiz and see all the questions.