Definition of frizzante in English:

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Pronunciation: /frɪtˈzanteɪ/
Pronunciation: /frɪtˈzanti/


(Of wine) semi-sparkling.
Example sentences
  • Of the 28 million bottles produced in an average year, approximately 1 million are of still wine, 7 million of frizzante or fizzy wine, and 20 million of spumante.
  • The quality varies wildly and can range from frizzante Prosecco from the tap to more refined bottled versions.
  • The lively, almost frizzante wash and warm finish cut through the remaining spicy, meaty wafer.



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