Summer Wine Quiz
Challenge yourself to see just how well you know Thibido Winery and what we’re all about. Answer Key at the bottom (no cheating!):
1. Which of our red wines could be served chilled?
a. Hippie HIll 2021, a not yet released Mourvèdre based blend you can chill with
b. Just Because 2021, a carbonic Syrah to beat the heat
c. The Bedfellow 2020, a traditionally crafted Syrah with bacon notes for hot days
2. Which estate wine holds great significance, featuring a graphic of the Becketts’ daughters?
a. Future Crossings 2021, an organically farmed Syrah Grenache co-ferment
b. Carnala 2021, an organically farmed Carignan based blend
c. Best Day Rosé 2021, organically farmed Grenache based rosé
3. Second Date 2022 Vermentino offers citrus notes, nice acidity and a rich mouth feel. In last month’s article, Gibsey paired this wine with:
a. Pizza and Caesar Salad
b. Creamy Pasta Carbonara with Prosciutto and Asparagas
c. Arugula, Fennel and Orange Salad with Lemon Garlic Shrimp
4. The Thibido Vineyard is a winemaker’s vineyard, located in the Willow Creek District of Paso Robles and planted with six different varieties of grapes. All the varieties planted are Rhône grapes except for one, which is:
5. The website went live just after harvest with two wines on offer. What year did Gibsey & Josh launch Thibido Winery?
6. For every bottle of Thibido you purchase, we give back to these two non-profit organizations:
a. The American Red Cross & The Rotary Foundation
b. 1% For The Planet & MUST! Charities
c. Organic Vineyards of America & Bees For The Planet
7. We’re conscientious about every step of our process, from winegrowing to winemaking, and we apply that same approach to our packaging. What’s unique about the way we package our wine?
a. 100% Cork that is 100% compostable
b. 100% Post Consumer Waste Paper that’s not chemically treated for our labels
c. Lightweight glass bottles and recyclable boxes for earth-friendly shipping
d. All of the above
Answer Key: 1.b, 2.b, 3.c, 4.a, 5.b, 6.b, 7.d
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