noun (plural finos)[mass noun]
1A light-coloured dry sherry.
More example sentences
- The best white port from Malvasia grape is a light, stunningly dry and nutty drink similar to fino sherry and best served chilled from the fridge.
- With soup, try a tangy fino or nutty, dry amontillado.
- He was sitting at the bar with a glass of fino and a blonde.
1.1Sherry on which a covering of flor (yeast) is developed during production, used to make commercial fino and manzanilla sherries. Compare with oloroso.
Spanish, literally 'fine', based on Latin finire 'to finish' (see finish).