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Napa Valley Wine Region Quiz
by Staff
Napa Valley is arguably the most famous wine region in the United States. How knowledgeable are you on the Napa Valley Wine Region? Take this quiz and find out!

Which of the following statements is true?

  • Napa Valley is often considered the best wine making region in the United States.
  • Napa Valley is considered the worst wine making region in the United States.
  • None of the above

The designation used to label areas where fine wines are produced in the United States is:

  • DOC
  • AOC
  • AVA

Which of the following statements is true?

  • California contains 50 AVAs.
  • California contains 107 AVAs.
  • California contains 170 AVAs.

What type of wine is Napa Valley most famous for producing?

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Champagne

How many wineries are in Napa country?

  • Less than 50
  • Less than 200
  • More than 400

Which of the following statements is true?

  • All Napa Valley wineries are open to the public.
  • Some Napa Valley wineries are only open by appointment.
  • No wineries in Napa Valley are open to the public.

When did people first start planting grapes in Napa Valley?

  • 1700s
  • 1830s
  • 1930s

Who is credited with planting the first grapes in Napa Valley?

  • George Yount
  • Dom Perignon
  • Pierre Merlot

By 1850, about how many grapevines were growing in Napa Valley?

  • 200,000
  • 500,000
  • 800,000

How many different types of wine are offered on board the Napa Valley Wine Train?

  • Less than 50
  • 100
  • 300