sparkling wine


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sparkling wine

n.
Any of various effervescent wines, such as champagne, produced by a process involving fermentation in the bottle.

sparkling wine

n
(Brewing) a wine made effervescent by carbon dioxide gas, introduced artificially or produced naturally by secondary fermentation

spar′kling wine′


n.
a wine that is naturally carbonated by a second fermentation.
[1690–1700]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sparkling wine - effervescent winesparkling wine - effervescent wine      
vino, wine - fermented juice (of grapes especially)
bubbly, champagne - a white sparkling wine either produced in Champagne or resembling that produced there
cold duck - pink sparkling wine originally from Germany
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With sharp breezes tickled, as with sparkling wine, SNEEZETH my soul-- sneezeth, and shouteth self-congratulatingly: "Health to thee
724-726) Never pour a libation of sparkling wine to Zeus after dawn with unwashen hands, nor to others of the deathless gods; else they do not hear your prayers but spit them back.
Even the Tatar, uncorking the bottle and pouring the sparkling wine into the delicate glasses, glanced at Stepan Arkadyevitch, and settled his white cravat with a perceptible smile of satisfaction.
She brought him a glass of sparkling wine with her own hands, and pushing a chair nearer to the fire than the one he occupied, she said--
In a minute from the time when I drank it the delicious sparkling wine had begun to revive me.
But, in the midst of all this festivity and rejoicing, there was one individual present, who tasted not when the sparkling wines were poured forth, and who danced not, when the minstrels played.
Lynfred Winery creates almost 100,000 gallons of wine annually, but is most proud of their much smaller, 2000 gallon sparkling wine production.
Corks are popping all over, filling flutes both on- and off-premise, as sparkling wine sales effervesce.
In early fall, J Vineyards & Winery added a Demi-Sec sparkling wine, made with a 4% dosage from vintage reserve wines.
Michelle Wine 173 158 163 Estates Roederer Estate Maisons Marques & 110 113 117 Domaines Piper Sonoma Remy Cointreau 110 111 114 Gloria Ferrer Freixenet USA 93 98 100 Total Leading Brands 9,435 10,140 10,684 Total Domestic 10,890 11,363 11,950 Sparkling Wine 15/16 Brand Supplier % Change Andre/Wycliff E&J Gallo Winery 3.
With colorful, innovative new packaging and new flavors, the wines of Korbel Champagne Cellars stayed on top of off-premise sales in the sparkling wine category during 2016, according to IRI.
Objective: In only 10 years, global sparkling wine market has expanded for remarkable 40% and continues to grow rapidly, creating limitless market opportunities for sparkling wine producers.