white wine

Definitions of white wine

n pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation

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Canary wine
a sweet white wine from the Canary Islands
Chablis, white Burgundy
dry white table wine of Chablis, France or a wine resembling it
a white Burgundy wine
Chardonnay, Pinot Chardonnay
dry white table wine resembling Chablis but made from Chardonnay grapes
Pinot blanc
dry white California table wine made from white Pinot grapes
Sauvignon blanc
a California wine
German white wine from the Moselle valley or a similar wine made elsewhere
dry white wine from the Loire valley in France
Rhenish, Rhine wine, hock
any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany (`hock' is British usage)
any of various light dry strong white wine from Spain and Canary Islands (including sherry)
dry white Italian wine from Verona
Sauterne, Sauternes
semisweet golden-colored table or dessert wine from around Bordeaux in France; similar wine from California
Chenin blanc
made in California and the Loire valley in France
a dry white Italian wine made from Verdicchio grapes
a dry white French wine (either still or sparkling) made in the Loire valley
a sweet white French wine
fragrant dry or sweet white wine from the Rhine valley or a similar wine from California
a sweetened Rhenish wine (especially one from Hesse in western Germany)
Type of:
vino, wine
fermented juice (of grapes especially)

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