noun (plural vinhos verdes)[mass noun]
A young Portuguese wine, not allowed to mature.
- It was all washed down with ribeiro, a local wine similar to Portuguese vinho verde: young, crisp and perfect with seafood.
- In Minho, the traditional wine is vinho verde, a young wine made from grapes that grow on arbors that often serve as property markers.
- He held out a glass of white wine, my favorite vinho verde.
Portuguese, literally 'green wine'.
Words that rhyme with vinho verdebirdie, curdy, hurdy-gurdy, nerdy, sturdy, wordy
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: vinho verde
Definition of vinho verde in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.