Definition of ice wine in English:

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ice wine


A sweet, concentrated wine made from grapes that froze on the vine.
Example sentences
  • I've only ever found one type of beer I liked (it was made from heather or maybe clover), I despise most wines (unless incredibly sweet like ice wine or port) and anything hard has to be mixed with something else to kill the taste.
  • Some of the growing regions in Canada offer ideal conditions for producing ice wine, and some of the world's best now come from Canadian vineyards.
  • One advantage that Canadian winegrowing has over almost all other winegrowing nations is its capacity to produce reasonable quantities of the rarest of wine styles, ice wine.

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Syllabification: ice wine

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