Definition of spumante in English:


Line breaks: spu|mante
Pronunciation: /spuːˈmanteɪ
, -ˈmanti/


[mass noun]
  • An Italian sparkling white wine.
    More 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.


Italian, literally 'sparkling'.

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