10 most difficult alcohol riddles A list of ten (out of 17) alcohol related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Alcohol quiz Which beverage is prepared in a similar way to a Japanese sake?Beer. The popular term "rice wine" is a misnomer. Unlike wine, in which alcohol is produced by fermenting sugar that is naturally present in grapes, sake is produced by means of a brewing process more like that of beer. Thus, sake is technically "rice beer" rather than "rice wine."very hard 31% winewine17%beerbeer31%vodkavodka40%champagnechampagne10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 3902 answers in 2 languages »Japan riddles » Methanol (wood alcohol) is highly poisonous. Comparing to ethanol, is it more or less sedative?Less sedative. Methanol has a much weaker sedative effect than ethanol, which leads the victim to drink more than it would normally do with ethanol. Methanol is oxidized to formaldehyde and then to the poisonous formic acid in the liver. very hard 31% more sedativemore sedative37%the samethe same20%less sedativeless sedative31%that depends on the temperaturethat depends on the temperature10%Created by: MarcusX. Statistics based on 5790 answers in 2 languages »medicine riddles » What does "Napoléon" mean on the bottle of Cognac?It's a blend in which the youngest brandy is stored for at least six years. According to the Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac (BINC), the official quality grades of cognac are the following: V.S. ("very special") or ✯✯✯ (three stars) - for two years old; V.S.O.P. ("very special old pale") - for four years old; XO or Napoléon - for six years old (ten years from 2016), Hors d'âge - high quality product beyond age scale.hard 45% It's a French brand of brandyIt's a French brand of brandy30%It's a French quality certificateIt's a French quality certificate15%It's a blend in which the youngest brandy is stored for at least six yearsIt's a blend in which the youngest brandy is stored for at least six years45%It means the product is FrenchIt means the product is French8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 2258 answers in 2 languages »France riddles » How is martini made?With gin and vermouth. The traditional method of preparation is to pour gin and dry vermouth into a mixing glass with ice cubes, stir, strain into chilled cocktail glass, and garnish with a green olive or a twist of lemon peel. James Bond famously drinks a "Vodka Martini, shaken not stirred", which is not a typical recipe.hard 49% with vodka and tonic waterwith vodka and tonic water11%with gin and tonic waterwith gin and tonic water19%with gin, white wine, lemon juicewith gin, white wine, lemon juice19%with gin and vermouthwith gin and vermouth49%Created by: karate kid. Statistics based on 5681 answers in 2 languages »parties riddles » What are these vintage glasses for?Champagne. Legend has it the shape of the glass was modelled on the breast of Marie Antoinette. The broad surface area allows champagne to lose its carbonation more quickly, making it not suitable for the current style of very dry champagnes. It therefore fell out of fashion except for traditional occasions such as weddings, where it is often stacked in layers to build a champagne tower.hard 52% winewine29%beerbeer6%champagnechampagne52%whiskywhisky11%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4776 answers in 4 languages »glass riddles » Which number is used as the most popular brand of Jack Daniel's whiskey?7. Old No. 7, Also known as Black Label, is the most popular Jack Daniels label. The company sponsored the Richard Childress Racing 07 car (numbered after the "Old No. 7") in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series from 2005 to 2009.hard 54% 118%7754%121226%202010%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7847 answers in 2 languages »brands riddles » Which alcoholic beverage is the most popular in the world?Beer is the third most popular drink overall in the world, after water and tea.hard 56% beerbeer56%winewine17%vodkavodka8%whiskywhisky18%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7440 answers in 2 languages »beverages riddles » What is gin flavored with?Juniper berries. From its earliest beginnings in the Middle Ages, gin has evolved over the course of a millennium from an herbal medicine to an object of commerce in the spirits industry. hard 57% quininequinine18%juniper berriesjuniper berries57%pine conespine cones13%pine resinpine resin10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7500 answers in 2 languages »beverages riddles » What alcohol are these fancy silver spoons used for?Absinthe. A perforated or slotted spoon is used to dissolve a sugar cube in a glass of absinthe. In the period since absinthe was made illegal in the US antique dealers have seen dramatic increases in the prices of these artifacts there. Some absinthe spoons can fetch thousands of dollars.hard 59% vodkavodka2%rumrum7%absintheabsinthe59%Greek ouzoGreek ouzo30%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6387 answers in 4 languages »silver riddles » Which European countries once instituted prohibition of alcohol?Nordic Countries. In the early twentieth century, much of the impetus for the prohibition movement in the Nordic countries and North America came from moralistic convictions of pietistic Protestants. Nordic countries had started prohibition before the United States did. Between 1915-1919, laws were passed in Norway, Iceland and Finland. average 60% Spain and PortugalSpain and Portugal14%Austria and GermanyAustria and Germany14%Balkan CountriesBalkan Countries10%Nordic CountriesNordic Countries60%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14995 answers in 2 languages »history of Scandinavia riddles » Play alcohol quiz and see all the questions.