Definition of appley in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈap(ə)li/

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(Especially of white wine) smelling or tasting of apples: a fresh, appley vinho verde
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  • More wine producers should combine the zesty greenness of sauvignon blanc with the appley richness of chardonnay.
  • This gorgeous white blends Argentina's own lime blossom-scented torrontes grape with appley chardonnay, delivering aniseedy flavours with grapey fruit.
  • Cheap and cheerful oaked viura makes a good mid-winter white with the sort of oomph and elegance that modern wine drinkers adore, complete with a surprisingly classy, appley, oaky, zesty palate.
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