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Record 1 2007-03-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Winemaking
  • General Scientific and Technical Vocabulary
DEF

Lingering flavor left on the tongue after tasting wines.

CONT

If after the finish there is still some taste, that is the afterstate.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Industrie vinicole
  • Vocabulaire technique et scientifique général
DEF

Qualité d'un vin dont les sensations gustatives se prolongent agréablement au palais.

CONT

La persistance [...] ou la longueur en bouche [...] est le temps que le goût du vin nous reste dans la bouche après qu'on l'a avalé. Plus la persistance est grande, meilleur normalement est le vin.

CONT

Les vins rouges ont une persistance gustative moindre que les blancs : un très grand vin rouge dépasse rarement onze secondes.

Spanish

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