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PostSubject: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Tue Feb 28, 2017 3:52 pm

                                            


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1. What does the abbreviation A.B.V. Stand for in alcoholic drinks?  Alcohol by Volume  [-pops-]


2. Which lager company traditionally sponsors the pre Wimbledon tennis tournament?


3. What spirit is used in fortifying red wine to create port?   Brandy   [AlanHo]


4. What soft drink is advertised with the slogan, What's the worst that could happen?


5. If I'm mixing you a drink using ginger ale, grenadine and a cherry, what am I making?


6. What did Martin Stone invent in 1888 that millions of suckers use every day?


7. What is the smell given off by wine called?


8. Which drink was created when Indian army officers added quinine to soda water to help fight malaria?


9. What is the name of the apple based liqueur from Normandy?


10. True or false - Adolf Hitler would only drink beer produced in Germany?


11. Which flavouring is added to brandy and egg yolks to make advocaat?


12. The phrase "mind your p's and q's" originally meant to watch how much you had to drink, but what did the letters "p" and "q" stand for?


13. Which country consumes more Coca Cola per head than anywhere else in the world?


14. Which drink, one of Shakespeare’s favourite tipples, is distilled from honey?


15. Which alcoholic drink is named after a Welsh Pirate?


16. What is the flavour of the Greek drink 'ouzo'?


17. In the drink Gin and 'It' - what's 'It'?


18. Which drink is served in a Schooner?


19. Poteen is a distilled spirit made in the West of Ireland. What is it made from?


20. What is the most common pub name in Great Britain?

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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Tue Feb 28, 2017 4:01 pm

1. Alcohol By Volume
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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Tue Feb 28, 2017 5:26 pm

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1. Alcohol By Volume     

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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Tue Feb 28, 2017 6:06 pm

3  Grape brandy

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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Tue Feb 28, 2017 8:07 pm

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3  Grape brandy    

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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Wed Mar 01, 2017 2:05 pm

8. Tonic water
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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Wed Mar 01, 2017 5:18 pm

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PostSubject: *UPDATE...    Wed Mar 01, 2017 5:23 pm

UPDATE...

1. What does the abbreviation A.B.V. Stand for in alcoholic drinks?  Alcohol by Volume  [-pops-]

2. Which lager company traditionally sponsors the pre Wimbledon tennis tournament?

3. What spirit is used in fortifying red wine to create port?   Brandy   [AlanHo]

4. What soft drink is advertised with the slogan, What's the worst that could happen?

5. If I'm mixing you a drink using ginger ale, grenadine and a cherry, what am I making?

6. What did Martin Stone invent in 1888 that millions of suckers use every day?

7. What is the smell given off by wine called?

8. Which drink was created when Indian army officers added quinine to soda water to help fight malaria?   Tonic Water  [-pops-] 

9. What is the name of the apple based liqueur from Normandy?

10. True or false - Adolf Hitler would only drink beer produced in Germany?

11. Which flavouring is added to brandy and egg yolks to make advocaat?

12. The phrase "mind your p's and q's" originally meant to watch how much you had to drink, but what did the letters "p" and "q" stand for?

13. Which country consumes more Coca Cola per head than anywhere else in the world?

14. Which drink, one of Shakespeare’s favourite tipples, is distilled from honey?

15. Which alcoholic drink is named after a Welsh Pirate?

16. What is the flavour of the Greek drink 'ouzo'?

17. In the drink Gin and 'It' - what's 'It'?

18. Which drink is served in a Schooner?

19. Poteen is a distilled spirit made in the West of Ireland. What is it made from?

20. What is the most common pub name in Great Britain?

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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Wed Mar 01, 2017 7:14 pm

5 - Shirley Temple Cocktail (But some bars also add cointreau or orange juice)

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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Thu Mar 02, 2017 1:30 pm

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5 - Shirley Temple Cocktail          (But some bars also add cointreau or orange juice)

Not something I would fancy at all. 

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PostSubject: Re: DRINKS Quiz... [Part one]   Thu Mar 02, 2017 1:32 pm

UPDATE...  

1. What does the abbreviation A.B.V. Stand for in alcoholic drinks?  Alcohol by Volume  [-pops-]

2. Which lager company traditionally sponsors the pre Wimbledon tennis tournament?

3. What spirit is used in fortifying red wine to create port?   Brandy   [AlanHo]

4. What soft drink is advertised with the slogan, What's the worst that could happen?

5. If I'm mixing you a drink using ginger ale, grenadine and a cherry, what am I making?  A Shirley Temple  [AlanHo]

6. What did Martin Stone invent in 1888 that millions of suckers use every day?  The Drinking Straw [AlanHo]

7. What is the smell given off by wine called?

8. Which drink was created when Indian army officers added quinine to soda water to help fight malaria?   Tonic Water  [-pops-] 

9. What is the name of the apple based liqueur from Normandy?

10. True or false - Adolf Hitler would only drink beer produced in Germany?

11. Which flavouring is added to brandy and egg yolks to make advocaat?

12. The phrase "mind your p's and q's" originally meant to watch how much you had to drink, but what did the letters "p" and "q" stand for?

13. Which country consumes more Coca Cola per head than anywhere else in the world?

14. Which drink, one of Shakespeare’s favourite tipples, is distilled from honey?

15. Which alcoholic drink is named after a Welsh Pirate?

16. What is the flavour of the Greek drink 'ouzo'?

17. In the drink Gin and 'It' - what's 'It'?

18. Which drink is served in a Schooner?  Sherry  [-pops-]

19. Poteen is a distilled spirit made in the West of Ireland. What is it made from?  Potatoes  [-pops-]

20. What is the most common pub name in Great Britain?

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