Definition of spumante in English:

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spumante

Pronunciation: /spuːˈmanteɪ/
Pronunciation: /spuːˈmanti/

noun

[mass noun]
An Italian sparkling white wine.
Example sentences
  • The light, frothy Asti, the subtler Moscato d' Asti, and other spumante and frizzante all over north western Italy demonstrate another facet of the variety's character.
  • Northern Italy is a vast expanse of vineyards, and much of the wine made there is the sparkler known as spumante.
  • In the cellar we sip a dozen wines and a sophisticated but crisp Brut spumante.

Origin

Italian, literally 'sparkling'.

Words that rhyme with spumante

Alicante, andante, ante, anti, Ashanti, Bramante, Chianti, Dante, dilettante, Fante, Ferranti, infante, scanty, shanty (US chanty), vigilante, Zante

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