white zinfandel
noun Date: 1976 a blush wine made from zinfandel grapes

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  • White Zinfandel — White Zinfandel, often abbreviated as White Zin, is an off dry to sweet, pink colored rosé wine. White Zinfandel is made from the Zinfandel wine grape, which would otherwise produce a bold and spicy red wine. As such, it is not a grape variety… …   Wikipedia

  • white zinfandel — white′ zin′fandel n. vin a medium sweet rosé wine made from zinfandel grapes • Etymology: 1975–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • white zinfandel — a medium sweet rosé wine made from zinfandel grapes. * * * …   Universalium

  • white zinfandel — a medium sweet rosé wine made from zinfandel grapes …   Useful english dictionary

  • Zinfandel — For the town in the United States, see Zinfandel, California. Zinfandel/Primitivo Grape (Vitis) Zinfandel grapes ripening on the vine …   Wikipedia

  • Zinfandel — Sehr alte Zinfandel Reben in Sonoma Valley AVA in Sonoma, Kalifornien Zinfandel (in Italien Primitivo genannt) ist eine rote Rebsorte. Die hochwertigen Zinfandel /Primitivo Rotweine enthalten infolge des hohen Zuckergehalts der Traube meist sehr… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zinfandel — N Caractéristiques phénologiques Débourrement À compléter Floraison À compléter Véraison À compléter Maturité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • zinfandel — 1896, red or white dry California wine, origin uncertain; used earlier as the name of the grape from which it was made (1880). The wine itself is said to have been known in U.S. since 1829. Some wine experts suggest a corruption of the Austrian… …   Etymology dictionary

  • zinfandel — noun Usage: often capitalized Etymology: probably modification of obsolete Hungarian tzinifándli, czirifandli, a white wine grape (misapplied to a grape variety of Dalmatian origin), from German Zierfandler Date: 1858 a dry red table wine made… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Crljenak — Zinfandel (in Italien Primitivo genannt) ist eine rote Rebsorte. Die hochwertigen Zinfandel /Primitivo Rotweine enthalten infolge des hohen Zuckergehalts der Traube meist sehr viel Alkohol (13 bis 15 Volumenprozent). Die Weine zeichnen sich durch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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