the stage of winemaking during which the expressed juice of grapes has been placed in vats and left to ferment.
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How to use vatting in a sentence
The vatting might be suppressed if the apples were so comminuted as to give out their juice more readily.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines | Andrew Ure
By employing more efficient crushing machinery this system of vatting is rendered quite unnecessary.