sweetness

Lemma

sweetness

Etichetta di dominio

EN

Etichetta grammaticale

n.

Definizione

[...] the result of residual sugar left in the wine from the fermentation process.1

Nota

Even dry wines, however, may have an aroma of sweetness, the combination of intense fruit or ripeness. Considered a flaw if not properly balanced with acidity.2

Contesto

Our human perception of sweet starts at the tip of our tongue. Often, the very first impression of a wine is its level of sweetness.3

Trascrizione fonetica

| ˈswiːtnəs |4

Sinonimi e Antonimi
ND
Abbreviazioni
ND
Etimologia

Old English: swetnes; see sweet (adj.) + -ness. 5

Etichetta di paese
ND
Ente

University of Genoa, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Degree in Theories and Techniques of the Interlinguistic Mediation.

Data della scheda
Sun Oct 26 17:26:38 2014
Autore

Marco Gori

Fonti

1 : http://www.totalwine.com/eng/guide-to-wine/degree-of-sweetness.cfm , 8/10/2014

2 : http://www.sallybernstein.com/beverages/wine/wine_glossery.htm , 8/10/2014

3 : http://winefolly.com/review/wine-characteristics/, 8/10/2014

4 : http://www.photransedit.com/online/text2phonetics.aspx, 8/10/2014

5 : http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?allowed_in_frame=0&search=sweetness&searchmode=none , 8/10/2014

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