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n. pl. vi·nos·i·ties
The distinctive body, color, and taste of wine.
[Late Latin vīnōsitās, from Latin vīnōsus, vinous; see vinous.]
(Brewing) the distinctive and essential quality and flavour of wine
[C17: from Late Latin vīnōsitas, from Latin vīnōsus vinous]
vi•nos•i•ty(vaɪˈnɒs ɪ ti)
the characteristics of a wine, esp. its distinctive taste.