KudoZ home » Spanish to English » Wine / Oenology / Viticulture

menisco

English translation: meniscus

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Spanish term or phrase:menisco (wine)
English translation:meniscus
Entered by: Michele Fauble
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

10:43 Jul 23, 2005
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Wine / Oenology / Viticulture
Spanish term or phrase: menisco
con ribete acerado y reflejos verdosos en su menisco.


This description is included in the appearance of a wine.
Susan Andrew
Local time: 16:52
meniscus
Explanation:
'meniscus'

Meniscus
The rim of the wine in a glass, through which some characteristics, such as concentration and maturation, can be determined upon sight.
winegeeks.com/resources/glossary/M/145/meniscus/

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 22 mins (2005-07-23 11:05:59 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Meniscus The rim of wine in a glass where the color of the wine starts to fade as the liquid touches the glass.
www.uncorkedmagazine.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=pages. glossary&CFID=18784787&CFTOKEN=91289623

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 25 mins (2005-07-23 11:08:43 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

The 45º angle varies to the depth of the wine from the bowl to the meniscus edge or rim. At the rim the wine. is at its thinnest and the color can easily be ...
www.taylor.pt/pdf/Site/PortProfessor.pdf

MENISCUS The thin rim at the edge where the wine meets the glass.
www.winespectatorschool.com/ wineschool/library/glossary/0,2129,,00.html

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 26 mins (2005-07-23 11:10:00 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------
Selected response from:

Michele Fauble
United States
Local time: 08:52
Grading comment
Thanks a lot, great references.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
4 +4meniscusMichele Fauble


  

Answers


28 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
meniscus


Explanation:
'meniscus'

Meniscus
The rim of the wine in a glass, through which some characteristics, such as concentration and maturation, can be determined upon sight.
winegeeks.com/resources/glossary/M/145/meniscus/

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 22 mins (2005-07-23 11:05:59 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Meniscus The rim of wine in a glass where the color of the wine starts to fade as the liquid touches the glass.
www.uncorkedmagazine.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=pages. glossary&CFID=18784787&CFTOKEN=91289623

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 25 mins (2005-07-23 11:08:43 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

The 45º angle varies to the depth of the wine from the bowl to the meniscus edge or rim. At the rim the wine. is at its thinnest and the color can easily be ...
www.taylor.pt/pdf/Site/PortProfessor.pdf

MENISCUS The thin rim at the edge where the wine meets the glass.
www.winespectatorschool.com/ wineschool/library/glossary/0,2129,,00.html

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 26 mins (2005-07-23 11:10:00 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------


Michele Fauble
United States
Local time: 08:52
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks a lot, great references.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Malena Garcia
2 hrs
  -> thanks

agree  Marina Soldati
2 hrs
  -> thanks

agree  Jo-Hanna Goettsche
5 hrs
  -> thanks

agree  mirta
5 hrs
  -> thanks
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search