straw wine

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straw wine

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A sweet dessert wine made from grapes that have been dried on straw.

straw wine

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(Brewing) any of several wines made from grapes dried on straw mats to increase their sugar strength
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Noun1.straw wine - sweet wine from grapes partially sun-dried on the vine or on straw mats
dessert wine - still sweet wine often served with dessert or after a meal
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Franche-Comte is known for its fine wines and food with regional specialities including Cremant, a sparkling wine, Vin Jaune, a light apritif wine and Vin de Paille, regarded as the most prestigious, while like any French area, it takes pride in its local produce with smoked meats and cheese such as comte and morbier to the fore.