- a medium-dry sherry of Spain.
Origin of oloroso
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Oloroso is even darker and nuttier; flor growth is suppressed and the wine is exposed to oxygen from an early age.
Palo Cortado tastes like a lovechild born from Amontillado and Oloroso.
Oldaker sipped his glass of old Oloroso sherry and discoursed.The Spenders
Harry Leon Wilson
- a full-bodied golden-coloured sweet sherry
from Spanish: fragrant
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