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lees/racking

Spanish translation: lías/trasegar

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English term or phrase:lees/racking
Spanish translation:lías/trasegar
Entered by: Zonum
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13:27 Aug 15, 2006
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Wine / Oenology / Viticulture
English term or phrase: lees/racking
Wine clarification

The lees will decant and generally will be racked twice. The first time the particles adhering to the walls will come off. The particles will settle and be removed when racking the second time.
Zonum
Spain
Local time: 21:58
lías/trasegar
Explanation:
El vino se trasiega (se cambia de un recipiente a otro) para separarlo de las lías (depósito que se forma en el primer recipiente.
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Ana Cuesta
Spain
Local time: 21:58
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4 +2lías/trasegar
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lías/trasegar


Explanation:
El vino se trasiega (se cambia de un recipiente a otro) para separarlo de las lías (depósito que se forma en el primer recipiente.

Ana Cuesta
Spain
Local time: 21:58
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 12

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Daniela Vitancourt
1 min

agree  Helen Provart: See http://www.trinor.com/WineXX/WineGloss-C/WTermClarif.html too!! Also gives "lees" as "heces"
25 mins
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