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monovarietal

English translation: single-variety

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Spanish term or phrase:monovarietal
English translation:single-variety
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04:22 Aug 15, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Wine / Oenology / Viticulture
Spanish term or phrase: monovarietal
Tipo de vino que lleva sólo un tipo de uva. ¿Es "monovarietal" correcto? He buscado en Google y he visto muy pocas entradas, lo que me ha hecho dudar

Gracias
Blanca
single-variety
Explanation:
Here's an option for you.

At David Coffaro Winery, we're big believers in blending.
All of our reds are heavily blended. Nothing we make is more than 76 percent of any one variety. (In order to label a wine as a single variety in California, i.e. zinfandel, you must have at least 75% of that varietal in the blend.) (http://www.winexwired.com/3point4/cr34.htm)

Eden Springs Vineyards - Our Wines: Shiraz 2000 - Fine ...
... philosophy of growing high-quality grapes and making limited quantities of premium
single-variety wine from the best of the fruit, with the help of the best ...
www.edensprings.com.au/wines/shiraz2000.htm

Lots of other examples out there.
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xxxtazdog
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Local time: 12:47
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muchas gracias
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na +1single-variety
xxxtazdog
namono-varietal / mono-grape variety
Flavio Ferri-Benedetti


  

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mono-varietal / mono-grape variety


Explanation:
Hola Blanca,

aunque el Google dio pocos resultados, mono-varietal es el más correcto que pude encontrar. También se habla de "mono-grape varieties" hablando de tipos de vinos, lo cual a lo mejor puede ayudarte.

... into wine only for mixing with other wine. However, it is cultivated in a mono-grape variety in Sauternes, where it results in sweet, syrupy, powerful wines. ...

www.aroundwine.com/en/wine_guide/grape.asp

Espero haberte ayudado!

Flavio


    Google y experiencia propia
Flavio Ferri-Benedetti
Spain
Local time: 12:47
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian, Native in SpanishSpanish
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24 mins peer agreement (net): +1
single-variety


Explanation:
Here's an option for you.

At David Coffaro Winery, we're big believers in blending.
All of our reds are heavily blended. Nothing we make is more than 76 percent of any one variety. (In order to label a wine as a single variety in California, i.e. zinfandel, you must have at least 75% of that varietal in the blend.) (http://www.winexwired.com/3point4/cr34.htm)

Eden Springs Vineyards - Our Wines: Shiraz 2000 - Fine ...
... philosophy of growing high-quality grapes and making limited quantities of premium
single-variety wine from the best of the fruit, with the help of the best ...
www.edensprings.com.au/wines/shiraz2000.htm

Lots of other examples out there.


    Reference: http://www.google.com
xxxtazdog
Spain
Local time: 12:47
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Native speaker of: English
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muchas gracias

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agree  Parrot: This is the more common translation (664 hits).
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