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What Is Your Booze IQ?

Are you brainy about booze?

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  1. What is the key ingredient in gin?

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    Lemon
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    Juniper
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    Thyme
  2. What is vermouth?

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    A brandy
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    A fortified wine
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    A triple-sec
  3. What animal is the logo for Bacardi?

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    A bat
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    A stag
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    A snake
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    Wrong!
    Via bacardi.com
  4. Which champagne is more expensive?

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    Via champagnedirect.co.uk
    Dom Perignon 2006
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    Via champagnedirect.co.uk
    Louis Roederer Cristal 2006
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    Wrong!

    Dom Perignon 2006 is £40 cheaper than Louis Roederer Cristal 2006 which is £155. So if you're looking for a bargain...

  5. What does "IPA" stand for?

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    Indiana Pale Ale
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    Indonesia Pale Ale
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    India Pale Ale
  6. Which country spawned the caipirinha?

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    Portugal
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    Belize
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    Brazil
  7. And in which country would you find the popular beer Quilmes?

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    Argentina
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    Scotland
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    Australia
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Via lasttrywines.co.uk
  8. Which of the following is NOT a whisky?

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    Bourbon
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    Rye
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    Single Malt
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    Double Malt
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    Wrong!

    There is only single malt whisky, double does not exist!

  9. What grapes are used to make champagne?

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    Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Pinot Meunier
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    Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Viognier
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    Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Pinot Gris
  10. What alcohol is traditionally used in tiramisu?

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    Brandy
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    Marsala wine
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    Rum
  11. What whisky is David Beckham the face of?

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    Haig Club
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    Johnnie Walker
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    Macallan
  12. What colour is curaçao often artificially changed to?

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    Orange
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    Red
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    Blue
  13. Besides Baileys, what's the other ingredient in a traditional "Slippery Nipple"?

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    Vodka
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    Rum
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    Sambuca
  14. Goldschläger contains real bits of gold. True or False?

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    True
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    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Yep, Goldschläger has real flakes of 24-carat gold but they are so small they aren't really worth anything.

  15. On average, how long does it take your body to process one unit of alcohol?

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    1 hour
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    2 hours
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    3 hours
  16. In which glass would you serve a Dark 'N' Stormy cocktail?

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    Via Thinkstock
    Via Thinkstock
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A Dark 'N' Stormy is a "highball" cocktail often served in a tall glass.

  17. What is dissolved into absinthe before serving?

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    Salt
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    Sugar
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    Coffee
  18. What spirit is Pimm's based on?

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    Vodka
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    Rum
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    Gin
 
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