Definition of Beerenauslese in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌberənˈousˌlāzə/


A white wine of German origin or style made from selected individual grapes picked later than the general harvest.
Example sentences
  • In the dessert wine category there is Beerenauslese and the even sweeter Trockenbeerenauslese.


German, from Beeren 'berries' + aus 'out' + lese 'picking'.

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Syllabification: Beer·en·aus·le·se

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