2014 Wines and Spirits List

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No.

Grape Varietal or blend

Country/Province of Origin

Region or Appelation

Vintage

Amateur Round

1

Chenin BlancSouth AfricaStellenbosch2011

2

Cabernet FrancSpainPenedes2007

3

Cabernet SauvignonUSASonoma County2010

Professional Round

1

Chenin BlancSouth AfricaStellenbosch2011

2

Cabernet FrancSpainPenedes2007

3

Cabernet SauvignonUSASonoma County2010

4

Grenache-SyrahFranceRhone Valley2011

5

Barbera-Nebbiolo-MerlotItalyPiedmont2009

CCOVI VQA Round

1

Pinot GrisBritish ColumbiaOkanagan Valley2012

2

MerlotOntarioNiagara Peninsula - Beamsville Bench2011

3

Cabernet SauvignonBritish ColumbiaOkanagan Valley2011

Spirits Round (Professionals only) 

1

WheatSlovakiaVodkaUnaged

2

Malted-GrainsScotlandBlended Scotch WhiskyFirst fill American oak cask

3

CornUSABourbon8 years old

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.  Valdepenas

Super Bonus #2 - ANSWER:  C.  Premium quality Pinot Noir

PROFESSIONAL Round:

Super Bonus #1 - ANSWER:  D.  Rioja

Super Bonus #2 - ANSWER:  C.  Viognier and Syrah

CCOVI-VQA Round:

Super Bonus #1 - ANSWER:  C.  Grenache

Super Bonus #2 - ANSWER:  B.  1947

SPIRIT Round:

Super Bonus #1 - ANSWER:  C.  Minimum of 3 years

Super Bonus #2 - ANSWER:  B.  Analyser and Rectifier