sapiente appassimento

English translation: These grapes are subjected to a skilful drying procedure

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Italian term or phrase:sapiente appassimento
English translation:These grapes are subjected to a skilful drying procedure
Entered by: Grace Anderson

03:29 Jan 16, 2001
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Italian term or phrase: sapiente appassimento
Da queste uve, dopo un sapiente appassimento, si produce il vino
expert shrivelling?
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These grapes are subjected to a skilful drying procedure
Explanation:
Just a suggestion. But don't say shrivelling - that's a negative concept. This is deliberate.
The bunches of grapes are hung up to dry out in special air/light/humidity conditions.
Ciao
Angela
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na"skillful drying" or "skillful drying in the sun"
MaryAnn Diorio, PhD, MFA
naThese grapes are subjected to a skilful drying procedure
Angela Arnone


  

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These grapes are subjected to a skilful drying procedure


Explanation:
Just a suggestion. But don't say shrivelling - that's a negative concept. This is deliberate.
The bunches of grapes are hung up to dry out in special air/light/humidity conditions.
Ciao
Angela


Angela Arnone
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"skillful drying" or "skillful drying in the sun"


Explanation:
When speaking of fruit, the term "appassimento" can imply a drying in the sun.

Auguri! :-)
Marianna

MaryAnn Diorio, PhD, MFA
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