chaptalize

chaptalize

(ˈtʃæptəˌlaɪz) or

chaptalise

vb
(Brewing) (tr) to add sugar to (a fermenting wine) to increase the alcohol content
[C19: after J. A. Chaptal (1756–1832), French chemist who originated the process]
ˌchaptaliˈzation, ˌchaptaliˈsation n

chaptalize


Past participle: chaptalized
Gerund: chaptalizing

Imperative
chaptalize
chaptalize
Present
I chaptalize
you chaptalize
he/she/it chaptalizes
we chaptalize
you chaptalize
they chaptalize
Preterite
I chaptalized
you chaptalized
he/she/it chaptalized
we chaptalized
you chaptalized
they chaptalized
Present Continuous
I am chaptalizing
you are chaptalizing
he/she/it is chaptalizing
we are chaptalizing
you are chaptalizing
they are chaptalizing
Present Perfect
I have chaptalized
you have chaptalized
he/she/it has chaptalized
we have chaptalized
you have chaptalized
they have chaptalized
Past Continuous
I was chaptalizing
you were chaptalizing
he/she/it was chaptalizing
we were chaptalizing
you were chaptalizing
they were chaptalizing
Past Perfect
I had chaptalized
you had chaptalized
he/she/it had chaptalized
we had chaptalized
you had chaptalized
they had chaptalized
Future
I will chaptalize
you will chaptalize
he/she/it will chaptalize
we will chaptalize
you will chaptalize
they will chaptalize
Future Perfect
I will have chaptalized
you will have chaptalized
he/she/it will have chaptalized
we will have chaptalized
you will have chaptalized
they will have chaptalized
Future Continuous
I will be chaptalizing
you will be chaptalizing
he/she/it will be chaptalizing
we will be chaptalizing
you will be chaptalizing
they will be chaptalizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been chaptalizing
you have been chaptalizing
he/she/it has been chaptalizing
we have been chaptalizing
you have been chaptalizing
they have been chaptalizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been chaptalizing
you will have been chaptalizing
he/she/it will have been chaptalizing
we will have been chaptalizing
you will have been chaptalizing
they will have been chaptalizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been chaptalizing
you had been chaptalizing
he/she/it had been chaptalizing
we had been chaptalizing
you had been chaptalizing
they had been chaptalizing
Conditional
I would chaptalize
you would chaptalize
he/she/it would chaptalize
we would chaptalize
you would chaptalize
they would chaptalize
Past Conditional
I would have chaptalized
you would have chaptalized
he/she/it would have chaptalized
we would have chaptalized
you would have chaptalized
they would have chaptalized
Translations
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Ironically, Comte Alexandre de Lur Saluces, owner of Chateau de Fargues and former co-owner of the fabled Chateau d'Yquem, said that although his area is getting warmer and drier, he feels that "global warming could be a help for Sauternes, and enable any of those who chaptalize these wines to avoid the practice.
It is possible to chaptalize wine, or add sugar to the grape juice to contribute to the alcohol fermentation.
Wineries in the area are allowed to chaptalize their wines, but Dyer only did it once, with the Cabernet in 1999.