Because you’re here on the Wine Sensitive site, it’s a good bet that you are somewhat familiar with diverse types of wines and the grapes that create them. Just for fun, let’s see how much you know.


  1. What’s the name of a wine that originates in Alsace and Eastern USA? It ranges from slightly to quite sweet and go well with chicken, pork and fish.


  1. Pinot noir
  2. Sauvignon blanc
  3. Riesling
  4. Merlot


Give up? The answer is C. Good job if you guessed correctly.


  1. From which country is Sauvignon Blanc most commonly imported?


  1. Greece
  2. New Zealand
  3. Canada
  4. Iceland


The answer is B. New Zealand is very fond of its Sauvignon Blanc although its origins are in the Loire valley of France.


  1. What is another name for Shiraz?


  1. Pinot noir
  2. Bordeaux
  3. Champagne
  4. Syrah


The answer is D. You’re doing great! One more question and you can begin thinking of yourself as a wine expert.


  1. Speaking of wine expert, what is the title of the person in a restaurant who is responsible for wine collection and selection?


  1. Sommelier
  2. Vignes
  3. Grain de raisin
  4. Monsieur


The answer is A. You’ll want to be careful about this because if you choose B, C or D, you will be calling this person a vineyard, grape or waiter.


That’s all for today. Enjoy your wine and if you’re a Wine Sensitive user, please continue to enjoy your red wine without an allergic reaction.