10 most difficult wines riddles A list of wines related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Drinks quiz What is deltiology?Hobby of collecting postcards. Officially the biggest collection postcards has got Mario Morby from Great Britain. Contains 1 000 265 pieces. It is officially record in Guinness Book of Records.very hard 26% Hobby of collecting postcardsHobby of collecting postcards26%Science of quantum equationsScience of quantum equations17%Science of winesScience of wines24%Field of medicine, about intestinesField of medicine, about intestines32%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 787 answers in 2 languages »author: lukasz Poland 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%PortoPorto41%VermouthVermouth14%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3241 answers in 3 languages »Portugal riddles » The original French white champagne is made from a grape variety called:Chardonnay. Only chardonnay and only in Champagne, as required by the AOC (Appellation d'origine contrôlée) rules.hard 40% sauvignon sauvignon 22%rieslingriesling11%biancabianca25%chardonnaychardonnay40%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1415 answers in 2 languages »drinks riddles » French champagne is made from grape vines called ...Chardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunier. Primarily, the grapes Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, and Chardonnay are used in the production of almost all Champagne, but a tiny amount of pinot blanc, pinot gris, arbane, and petit meslier are vinified as well. Champagne appellation law allows only grapes grown according to appellation rules in specifically designated plots within the appellation to be used in the production of champagne.hard 40% chardonnay, sauvignon blanc and rieslingchardonnay, sauvignon blanc and riesling23%chardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunierchardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunier40%chardonnay, viognier and syrahchardonnay, viognier and syrah18%chardonnay, cabernet franc and pinot grischardonnay, cabernet franc and pinot gris17%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1788 answers in 2 languages »beverages riddles » Where is the Commandaria wine from? (probably world's oldest named wine still in production)From Cyprus. Commandaria is an amber-coloured sweet dessert wine made in the Commandaria is made from sun-dried grapes of the varieties Xynisteri and Mavro. It represents an ancient wine style documented in Cyprus back to 800 BC. The name Commandaria dates back to the crusades in the 12th century.hard 41% from Spainfrom Spain18%from Greecefrom Greece16%from Italyfrom Italy23%from Cyprusfrom Cyprus41%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 578 answers in 2 languages »alcohol riddles » Vin Mariani (doped with cocaine) had the greatest popularity ...Among the crowned heads and popes. Vin Mariani was a tonic and patent medicine created about 1863 by Angelo Mariani. In 1863, Mariani started marketing a wine called Vin Tonique Mariani (à la Coca du Pérou) which was made from Bordeaux wine and coca leaves. Vin Mariani was very popular in its day, even among royalty such as Queen Victoria. Pope Leo XIII and later Pope Saint Pius X were both Vin Mariani drinkers. Pope Leo awarded a Vatican gold medal to the wine, and also appeared on a poster endorsing it. hard 45% among the crowned heads and popesamong the crowned heads and popes45%among sailorsamong sailors30%among soldiersamong soldiers16%among athletesamong athletes7%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 2983 answers in 3 languages »alcohol riddles » How is this element of the wine service called?Decanting of wine. Fundamentally, decanting serves two purposes: to separate a wine from any sediment that may have formed and to aerate a wine in the hope that its aromas and flavors will be more vibrant upon serving. hard 45% wine tastingwine tasting4%wine coupagewine coupage30%distillation of winedistillation of wine19%decanting of winedecanting of wine45%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 2158 answers in 3 languages »cuisine riddles » What type of wine bottle represents the photo?Burgundian bottle. This is a Burgundian bottle, because it has a squat silhouette and a neck narrowing upwards.The Mozel/Alzac bottle has a similar shape, but it is more slender. The Bordeaux bottle has a simple, short neck and a cylindrical shape.hard 47% Bordeaux bottleBordeaux bottle13%Burgundian bottleBurgundian bottle47%Mozel/Alzac bottleMozel/Alzac bottle17%none of the above none of the above 21%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1773 answers in 3 languages »alcohol riddles » What does the number of puttonyos on tokaj wines mean?The number of baskets of sweet grapes. Puttonyos is the unit given to denote the level of sugar and hence the sweetness of Hungarian dessert wine, called Tokaji (or tokay). It is traditionally measured by the number of hods of sweet botrytised or nobly rotted grapes (known as Aszú) added to a barrel of wine, but is now measured in grams of residual sugar. The puttony was actually the 25 kg basket or hod of Aszú grapes, and the more added to the barrel of wine, the sweeter the eventual wine. Measurement goes from 3 to 6 Puttonyos. A Tokaji made entirely from Aszú grapes is known as Eszencia. hard 54% years of maturing in a barrelyears of maturing in a barrel24%years of maturing in bottlesyears of maturing in bottles13%number of starsnumber of stars8%the number of baskets of sweet grapesthe number of baskets of sweet grapes54%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1165 answers in 2 languages »Slovakia 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.hard 57% GreeceGreece14%SpainSpain57%CroatiaCroatia18%ItalyItaly10%Created by: Ninjai. 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