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Some terms and phrases may benefit overall understanding by explanations beyond their contextual use in our articles. Some of these entries may be less than comprehensive, offered in a state of progress or development, rather than definitive. This section should expand over time, but can't be rushed...

A.O.C.

A.V.A.

Ampelography

B.A.T.F.

Barrels

Botrytis

Brettanomyces

 

Classification / Controlled Appellation

Clone

Coulure

D.O.

Dekkera

Edelfaule

Fermentation

Filter or filtering

Fine or fining

 

 

Fumé Blanc

Leaf Roll Virus

Old Vines

Organic

Noble Rot

Phylloxera

Pierce's Disease

Port 

Resveratrol

Riddle or riddling

Shatter

Table Wine

Tannin

TCA

Terroir

T.T.B.

Winery

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