Drinks questions This is a list of recently added questions about drinks. Play drinks quiz and see all the questions. What is the main ingredient of beer?Water is the main ingredient of beer, accounting for 93% of its weight. Though water itself is, ideally, flavorless, its level of dissolved minerals, specifically, bicarbonate ion, does influence beer's finished taste.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 36% maltmalt801waterwater1169hopshops1113yeastyeast126beer riddles » What kind of malt it is the most commonly used for the beer production?Barley malt. Nearly all beer includes barley malt as the majority of the starch. This is because its fibrous hull remains attached to the grain during threshing. After malting, barley is milled, which finally removes the hull, breaking it into large pieces. These pieces remain with the grain during the mash, and act as a filter bed during lautering, when sweet wort is separated from insoluble grain material.Created by: Ninjaieasy 75% barley maltbarley malt6829corn maltcorn malt1659rye maltrye malt453oat maltoat malt98beverages riddles » Where does Sangria come from?Spain. Sangria is an alcoholic beverage of Spanish and Portuguese origin. A punch, the sangria traditionally consists of red wine and chopped fruit, often with other ingredients such as orange juice or brandy.Created by: Ninjaihard 56% GreeceGreece1900SpainSpain7533CroatiaCroatia2460ItalyItaly1365wines riddles » What is the meaning of the label "Reserva" on a Spanish wine?Aged for at least three years. In Portuguese and Spanish wines, the requirements varies between regions, but typically, when used on a label "Reserva" means that the wine was aged for at least three years in the cask and bottle, at least one of which must have been in the cask.Created by: Ninjaihard 44% aged for at least one year aged for at least one year23aged for at least two yearsaged for at least two years44aged for at least three yearsaged for at least three years102aged for at least five yearsaged for at least five years62wine riddles » Which plant is used to produce Tequila?Blue agave. Tequila is a regionally specific distilled beverage and type of alcoholic drink made from the blue agave plant, primarily in the area surrounding the city of Tequila and in the highlands (Los Altos) of the central western Mexican state of Jalisco. Created by: Ninjaiaverage 62% blue agaveblue agave123saguarosaguaro15opuntia ficus-indicaopuntia ficus-indica27aloe veraaloe vera31Mexico riddles » What was the special ingredient of Vin Mariani?Cocaine. Vin Mariani was a tonic and patent medicine created about 1863 by Angelo Mariani, a French chemist who became intrigued with coca and its economic potential after reading Paolo Mantegazza’s paper on coca's effects. The ethanol in the wine acted as a solvent and extracted the cocaine from the coca leaves, altering the drink’s effect.Created by: Ninjaihard 56% alcoholalcohol1069honeyhoney2530cocainecocaine6430tobaccotobacco1377cuisine riddles » Which of those isn't a coffee-flavored liqueur?Sambuca is an Italian anise-flavoured, usually colourless, liqueur. Its most common variety is often referred to as white sambuca to differentiate it from other varieties that are deep blue in colour (black sambuca) or bright red (red sambuca). Like other anise-flavoured liqueurs, the ouzo effect is sometimes observed when combined with water.Created by: Ninjaihard 42% KahlúaKahlúa677Tia MariaTia Maria1393SambucaSambuca2449Sheridan'sSheridan's1286alcohol riddles » French champagne is made from grape vines called ...Chardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunier. Primarily, the grapes Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, and Chardonnay are used in the production of almost all Champagne, but a tiny amount of pinot blanc, pinot gris, arbane, and petit meslier are vinified as well. Champagne appellation law allows only grapes grown according to appellation rules in specifically designated plots within the appellation to be used in the production of champagne.Created by: Tschuka very hard 36% chardonnay, sauvignon blanc and rieslingchardonnay, sauvignon blanc and riesling335chardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunierchardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunier495chardonnay, viognier and syrahchardonnay, viognier and syrah280chardonnay, cabernet franc and pinot grischardonnay, cabernet franc and pinot gris257beverages riddles » The original French white champagne is made from a grape variety called:Chardonnay. Only chardonnay and only in Champagne, as required by the AOC (Appellation d'origine contrôlée) rules.Created by: Tschuka very hard 36% sauvignon sauvignon 247rieslingriesling128biancabianca291chardonnaychardonnay390beverages riddles » How is this element of the wine service called?Decanting of wine. Fundamentally, decanting serves two purposes: to separate a wine from any sediment that may have formed and to aerate a wine in the hope that its aromas and flavors will be more vibrant upon serving. Created by: Tschuka hard 42% wine tastingwine tasting79wine coupagewine coupage551distillation of winedistillation of wine341decanting of winedecanting of wine727cuisine riddles » Play drinks quiz and see all the questions.