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Johann's birthday blind wine tasting
Andy's Games
Win with your knowledge of wine or (to level the playing field with Johann) popular culture.
Instructions

1. Grab a glass

2. Pour about a third of a regular glass of wine (this is a marathon, not a sprint) from the numbered bagged wines (if there are not wine bottles in numbered bags yet, tell Julian that he's behind schedule).

3. See if you can figure out the wines....using the below quizzes if you are anyone other than Johann because nobody know wine like our Johann!
Johann's bday wine tasting
Wine Number 1
And so we begin, competitive much?
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Country: Where does actor Timothée Chalamet come from?
Nope
Nah
You got it, homegrown!
English speaking, but no.
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State: The 28th state to join America
Yes! Good ol' Texan wine.
Most US wine is, but not this one! It was the 31st state.
It was the 33rd
It was the 42nd
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Grape: I couldn't think of a good question, so the answer # is the same as the # of Olympic gold medals Simone Biles won in 2016.
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Wine Process: Why is this wine a bit weird?
Arguably true, but no.
Yes
No, but interesting that oxidation = dry-aging.
I hope its not corked, as there is no cork for this wine!
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It's William Chris Petillant Naturel
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Johann's bday wine tasting
Wine Number 2
OK, you've warmed up your taste buds, now let's try another.
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Country: Hosted by Germany, who won the 2006 Soccer World Cup?
They are good, but no.
You got it. This was their fourth wolrd cup win.
Nope.
Nope.
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Grape: If Rachel's is Greenay, Chandler's is Bingo, Joey's is...
That was Monica and Ross!
It's a grape, but not the right one.
You nailed it. It's the most widely grown white grape in all of Italy.
It's a grape, but not the right one.
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Year: It was the year of the BP Oil Spill. 260 million gallons of crude oil spewed into the Gulf of Mexico over the course of three months when the Deepwater Horizon oil platform operated by British Petroleum exploded
You went back too far.
You got it. It was exactly a decade ago.
Nope.
It was longer ago than that.
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The wine: Think of the home of the University of Michigan
No
You got it! Umbria is situated right in the middle of Italy. This wine pairs well with mushrooms.
Nah
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Arboreus Trebbiano Spoletino Umbria Bianco
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Johann's bday wine tasting
Wine Number 3
Are you on a roll? Empty that glass (down the hatch or down the sink) and lets play on...
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Year: Black Eyed Peas spent 14 weeks at #1 with "i Gotta Feeling" and Lady Gaga burst onto the scene with Just Dance and Poker Face.
You know your pop...or wine vintages.
No, sorry.
Nope.
How old do you think Gaga is?!
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Country: This wine comes from the second largest country in the EU...
Nein.
You got it.
Close.
Are they even in the EU anymore?
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Grape: This wine mainly contains a grape that means "little early one".
This is a region, not a grape.
That's Italian
Spanish, but no.
You star. This wine also has garnacha in it.
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Wine: Think about what the Spanish call a grocery store/warehouse...there is one on Rainey Street
This wine pairs well with lamb.
No
Nah
There's a Marcus on Rainy, but that's not what I meant!
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2009 Bodegas Muga Reserva Seleccion Especiale
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Johann's bday wine tasting
Wine Number 4
Alrighty, the last one. Make it a good one!
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Grape: Known for its green bell pepper notes
You know your smells
No
No
Nope
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Country: The only country in the world that has more trees today than it had 50 years ago.
No no
Yes, according to an Isreali website.
Not sure how many trees, but no
No
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Taste: According to Decanter magazine, what should you be able to taste with this wine?
That wouldn't be nice
Much better as a dessert
Much better as a boiled sweet.
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Year: A precursor to the Oculus, what is the name of the stage where participants may engage with different vitual reality envirnments.
The budget didn't stretch that far!
Nooooo.
Nah.
Yes!
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Psagot Cabernet Sauvignon 10 Judean Hill
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