solera

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solera

(səˈlɛərə)
n
(Brewing)
a. a system for aging sherry and other fortified wines, in which younger wines in upper rows of casks are used to top up casks of older wines stored below in order to produce a consistently aged blend
b. a blend of sherry produced by this system
[Spanish, literally: bottom]
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