Umbria Wine Region Quiz

Umbria Wine Region Quiz
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The Umbria Wine Region is located in Italy. How knowledgeable are you about the Umbria Wine Region? Take this quiz and find out!
What is the Umbria Wine Region referred to as?
The purple heart
The green heart
The Umbria Wine Region is also referred to as the "green heart" of the country.How the Umbria Wine Region Works
The red heart

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Which of the following statements is true?
Umbria is one of the largest regions in Italy.
Umbria is one of the smallest regions in Italy.
Umbria is one of the smallest regions in Italy.How the Umbria Wine Region Works
Umbria is the southernmost region in Italy.

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Which of the following is one of Umbria's most popular white wines?
Orvieto
Orvieto is one of Umbria's most popular white wines.How the Umbria Wine Region Works
Torgiano Rosso
Shiraz

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Which of the following is one of Umbria's most popular red wines?
Orvieto
Torgiano Rosso
Torgiano Rosso "riserva" is one of Umbria's most popular red wines.How the Umbria Wine Region Works
Shiraz

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Which of the following statements is true?
The Italian government instituted a system for approving the quality of wine produced in the country in the early 1960s.
The Italian government instituted a system for approving the quality of wine produced in the country in the early 1960s.How the Umbria Wine Region Works
The Italian system for approving the quality of wine is based on the Spanish system.
The Italian government instituted a system for approving the quality of wine produced in the country in the early 1990s.

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When did the Italian government add the IGT classification?
1960s
1980s
1990s
The Italian government added the IGT classification in the 1990s.How the Umbria Wine Region Works

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Umbria is named after what group of ancient people?
Umbri
Umbria is named after the group of ancient people known as the Umbri.How the Umbria Wine Region Works
Etruscans
none of the above

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Which of the following wineries is one of the most famous wineries in the Umbria wine region?
Lungarotti Winery
The Lungarotti Winery is one of the most famous wineries in the Umbria wine region.How the Umbria Wine Region Works
Linguinni Winery
Lamorta Winery

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Which of the following regions is closest to the Lungarotti Winery?
Sicily
Rome
Tuscany
Tuscany is very close to the Lungarotti Winery.How the Umbria Wine Region Works

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What is the famous Torgiano Rosso "riserva" wine also referred to as?
Rubesco
Rubesco is another name for the famous Torgiano Rosso "riserva" wine.How the Umbria Wine Region Works
Orvieto
none of the above

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