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20:27 Aug 4, 2009
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Wine / Oenology / Viticulture
English term or phrase: structure
Definition from thewinedoctor.com:
A tasting term. When a wine is described as having structure, the taster is referring to the tannin and acidity levels. These elements give the wine a presence in the mouth; without them wine would tend towards a flabby, fruit flavoured drink.

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  • Tannins originate from the skins of the fruit, the stems and, to a much lesser extent, oak of the barrels. They impart a ‘puckery’, astringent or sometimes bitter sensation to the wine. They also contribute to the structure and body of the wine. redwinebuzz.com
  • A better wine, then, isn’t bitter. Essentially, the tannins provide the structure for the wine to age, but a good, aged wine’s flavor isn’t overwhelmed by tannins. AgroTropical Spain
  • Pretty much all wine, irrespective of how its made, where its made or what grapes its made with, has certain things in common – it has fruit flavourings, it has acid, it has alcohol and, if is red, it has tannin. That’s it, that’s structure: Fruit, acid alcohol and Tannin. When people talk about structure they are talking about the interplay of these three things. Wine guide
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Definition from vinospolmutenice:
Struktura vína sestává doslova z jeho jednotlivých složek (tříslovin, kyselosti, cukru a extraktu nebo hutnosti hroznové chuti) a jejich vyvážeností s alkoholem. Výsledek se nejlépe projeví pozitivním nebo negativním pocitem v ústech

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  • Geologický původ a mikroklima ovlivňuje strukturu vína a zejména vyváženost jednotlivých elementů jako jsou cukr, extrakt, kyselina a třísloviny. - www.znovin.cz  
  • Ve víně vyráběném pro brzkou konzumaci by vin de presse bylo kyselé a nepříjemné, ale spolu se strukturou bordeauxského klasického zrání v dubových soudcích dodává mimořádné tělo a zvyšuje dlouhověkost - Encyklopedie vína  
  • Víno ženské Subjektivní výraz používaný k označení vína s převahou delikátních přitažlivých vlastností nad váhou a sílou. Označuje víno překvapující krásy, půvabu a delikátnosti s hedvábnou strukturou a vybraným stylem - Encyklopedie vína  
Sarka Rubkova
Czech Republic
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