a person who makes wine or sells wines.
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How to use vintner in a sentence
The Snake River Valley winemaking community is young, but vintners make up for their lack of years with ambition and energy.
In recent years winemakers have transplanted from California to apply their experience in the up-and-coming region — but there are also a lot of Idaho natives among the vintner ranks, including some on land handed down for generations.
Additionally, the government is doubling its support for setting up mutual funds for vintners.More harvest insurance money means trouble for European wine | Clarisa Diaz | October 14, 2021 | Quartz
Crack open the best 2020 wine books for rich history, international politics and a vintner’s lively memoirFrance was Spurrier’s first wine love, and his palate gravitated toward Italy later in life.Steven Spurrier blew up the wine world with the Judgment of Paris. His legacy lives on. | Dave McIntyre | March 19, 2021 | Washington Post
This is not your normal vintner-in-harmony-with-nature story.Crack open the best 2020 wine books for rich history, international politics and a vintner’s lively memoir | Dave McIntyre | December 11, 2020 | Washington Post
Acclaimed vintner Francis Ford Coppola is hardly slapping his name on boxes of Franzia.Drinking With the Stars: Drew Barrymore, Ramona Singer Wade Into Wine | Rebecca Dana | July 27, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Curious to learn more about this weediest of wines, I recently spoke with a California vintner who makes it on the side.Marijuana-Laced Wine Grows More Fashionable in California Wine Country | Michael Steinberger | April 14, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
U was an Usurer, a miserable elf; V was a vintner, who drank all himself.
His companions were two merchants of Lyons, a vintner of Dijon, and a taciturn, soberly clad professor.The Long Night | Stanley Weyman
This town is full of vintners' places and every vintner has—or rather he did have—a lot of those big empty wine casks on hand.The Glory of The Coming | Irvin S. Cobb
Once, merely from a malignant whim, he staved all the wine in a vintner's cellar.The History of England from the Accession of James II. | Thomas Babington Macaulay
Much harm would be done if the charitable vintner had not water ready for the flames.Nineteen Centuries of Drink in England | Richard Valpy French
British Dictionary definitions for vintner
a wine merchant
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