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green

Name for the smell or taste in the context of a wine address, Such a wine has a taste of green plants or grass. The term can have both a positive and a negative meaning in the context of the rest of the description. It becomes, for example, for a young, immature wine that can still develop, but also for one acid-stressed Wine from immature or used too tightly pressed grapes. An Austrian dialect expression is "greaneln" (grumble - from "grean" for green). Related terms are grassy and peppery, For wine or grape color see below colour,

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