nouveau

Lemma

nouveau

Etichetta di dominio

EN

Etichetta grammaticale

n.

Definizione

Young, immediately drinkable wine that is the first product of the harvest. 1

Nota

A nouveau wine is a light, fruity, unpretentious wine that was grapes not long ago. The classic is Beaujolais Nouveau, available in mid¬-November. Such wines should be consumed relatively soon after purchase, if at all. 2

Contesto

Every year, the third Thursday in November marks the annual release of Beaujolais Nouveau, and with it consumers around the world get their first glimpse of the potential of the vintage in Europe. 3

Trascrizione fonetica

[nu:vəʊ] 4

Sinonimi e Antonimi

Synonym: New wine.5

Abbreviazioni
ND
Etimologia

Novel "new, fresh, recent", from Old French (nouveau), from Latin (novellus) "new, young, recent," dim. of novus "new".6

Etichetta di paese
ND
Ente

Università degli Studi di Genova, Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere, Corso di Laurea in Teorie e Tecniche della Mediazione Interlinguistica

Data della scheda
Fri Feb 18 11:16:17 2011
Autore

Tania Peroni, rev. Chiara Barbagianni

Fonti

1 : DA http://www.theworldwidewine.com/Glossaries/Wine/bn.php, (22/11/2011)
http://www.nataliemaclean.com/glossary/, (22/11/2011)

2 : http://www.theworldwidewine.com/Glossaries/Tasting/tn.php, (22/11/2011)

3 : http://www.winespectator.com/webfeature/show/id/41278, Wine Spectator, (18/01/2011)

4 : http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/british/nouveau-riche, Cambridge Dictionaries Online, (18/01/2011)

5 : http://www.dewijnhoek.nl/english/glossary.html#N, Wine Glossary by David Rowe, (18/01/2011)

6 : http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=nouveau&searchmode=none, Online Etymology Dictionary, (18/01/2011)

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