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Latium Wine Region Quiz
by Staff
Wine grapes have been grown in the Latium area since the days of the Roman Empire. How knowledgeable are you about the Latium Wine Region? Take this quiz and find out!

Which of the following statements is true?

  • Wine grapes have been grown in the Latium area since the days of the Roman Empire
  • Today, Latium vineyards produce more than 200 varieties of grapes.
  • All of the above

Which of the following cities is the heart of the region of Latium?

  • Rome
  • Florence
  • Tuscany

Which of the following statements is true?

  • The volcanic activity below the Latium wine region helps give the grapes their distinctive taste.
  • The volcanic activity below the Latium wine region has made much of the wine from that region taste bitter in recent years.
  • The volcanic activity below the Latium wine region has had no effect of the grapes in that region.

What famous ancient city was once a part of the Latium wine region?

  • Pompeii
  • Mount Vesuvius
  • None of the above

How many types of grapes does the Latium wine region produce?

  • Less than 100
  • More than 200
  • More than 500

What is the largest volcano in the Latium wine region?

  • Mount Vesuvius
  • The Colli Albani
  • None of the above

Which of the following statements is true?

  • Latium is most famous for its white wines.
  • Latium is most famous for its red wines.
  • Latium is most famous for its rose wines.

Which of the following terms is used to describe a dry wine?

  • Secco
  • Dolce
  • Cannellino

Which of the following terms is used to describe a sweet wine?

  • Dolce
  • Cannellino
  • All of the above

Which of the following terms is used to describe a sparkling red wine?

  • Frizzante
  • Spumante
  • All of the above