2012 Wines and Spirits List

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No.

Grape Varietal or blend

Country/Province of Origin

Region or Appelation

Vintage

Amateur Round

1

Pinot Grigio

Argentina

San Juan

2011

2

Mencia

SpainLeon2009

3

Sangiovese, Melot, Cabernet SauvignonItalyMontepulciano2010

Professional Round

1

Pinot GrigioArgentinaSan Juan2011

2

MenciaSpainLeon2009

3

Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet SauvignonItalyMontepulciano2010

4

MerlotChileMaipo Valley2009

5

Grenache, Syrah, MourvedreFranceCotes du Rhone2007

CCOVI VQA Round

1

Pinot BlancOntarioNiagara Peninsula - Short Hills Bench2011

2

Unoaked ChardonnayOntarioNiagara Peninsula - Lincoln Lakeshore2011

3

Pinot NoirOntarioNiagara Peninsula - Lincoln Lakeshore2009

Spirits Round (Professionals only) 

1

GrapePortugalBrandyNon Vintage

2

Rye and WheatCanadaCanadian WhiskyNon Vintage

3

PotatoUnited KingdomVodkaNon Vintage

SUPER BONUS QUESTIONS. Question #1 only to be used in the case of a tie. Question #2 will only come into effect in the case of a continued tie. In the case of a continued tie after the tabulations of the super bonus questions the competitors will be asked to take a supplemental test to determine the winner.

AMATEUR Round:

Super Bonus #1 - ANSWER:  D. Vinho Verde

Super Bonus #2 - ANSWER:  D. Pomerol

PROFESSIONAL Round:

Super Bonus #1 - ANSWER:  D. Pomerol

Super Bonus #2 - ANSWER:  D. Syrah

CCOVI-VQA Round:

Super Bonus #1 - ANSWER:  C. 85% of the grapes grown in the declared vintage year

Super Bonus #2 - ANSWER:  D. Troncais

SPIRIT Round:

Super Bonus #1 - ANSWER:  A. 0%

Super Bonus #2 - ANSWER:  C. 78ᵒ Ethanol / 100ᵒ Water