wild cherry

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wild cherry

n
(Plants) another name for gean1
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry treewild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry tree  
wild cherry tree, wild cherry - an uncultivated cherry tree
fruit - the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
2.wild cherry - an uncultivated cherry tree
cherry tree, cherry - any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood
wild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry tree
bird cherry, bird cherry tree - any of several small-fruited cherry trees frequented or fed on by birds
black cherry, black cherry tree, Prunus serotina, rum cherry - large North American wild cherry with round black sour edible fruit
Translations

wild cherry

n (tree) → ciliegio dolce; (fruit) → ciliegia dolce
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Enticing aromas of vanilla bean, blackberry and creme de cassis introduce this bold, yet harmonious wine; rich palate with layered flavors of wild black cherry, plum and espresso; an elegant finish is accented by delicate hints of cinnamon, nutmeg and spice box; big and bold; goes with the prime rib on the holiday table ($90)
The species most used for commercial timber in the United States is Prunus serotina, also known as American black cherry, wild black cherry, cherrywood, cabinet cherry, and choke, whiskey and rum cherry.
Bright ruby/purple in color, with good clarity; bright fruit aromas of red cherries, cranberry and strawberry in a sweet, almost jammy composition; medium bodied and silky with light tannin; the complex palate reveals wild black cherry, blackberry, spice, tar and earth; good structure and precise acidity lead to a finish of dark cherry and cedar; a very versatile food wine.