bottling

noun
bot·​tling | \ˈbä-tᵊl-iŋ, ˈbät-liŋ\

Definition of bottling 

: a beverage and especially a wine that is bottled at a particular time

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But this Mencía bottling is a much cheaper buy than most Burgundies. Lettie Teague, WSJ, "Let the Wine Do the Talking This Thanksgiving," 16 Nov. 2018 Desypher Architects transformed a former bottling factory into a contemporary charmer where even the administrative offices are a thing of beauty. Carrie Hutchinson, Condé Nast Traveler, "10 Best Museums in Melbourne," 26 Sep. 2018 Walled-in, abutting a weedy stretch of railroad tracks, the distillery was a picturesque assortment of dilapidated stables, a bottling facility, a carriage house, some offices and warehouses. Michael Kimmelman, New York Times, "Shape-Shifting Art Tower Completes Prada’s City Within a City," 15 June 2018 Two recent entrants that are big hits include By Ott, a less expensive bottling from the iconic Provençal estate Domaines Ott, and a rosé from New Jersey rocker Jon Bon Jovi, with the awkward moniker Diving Into Hampton Water. Lettie Teague, WSJ, "The Surprising Truth About the Price of Rosé," 24 May 2018 Single-malt bottlings are about maximizing this singularity. Eric Asimov, New York Times, "Does Blended Scotch Still Have a Place in the Modern Bar?," 16 Mar. 2018 So, many residents drink Coca-Cola, which is produced by a local bottling plant, can be easier to find than bottled water and is almost as cheap. Oscar Lopez, BostonGlobe.com, "In Mexican town, Coca-Cola is everywhere, and so is diabetes," 14 July 2018 The tour explains the history of Old Forester, distilling, the bottling process, and ends with a tasting in the Old Forester Tasting Room. Gabe Hauari, The Courier-Journal, "Tour these top Kentucky distilleries. Shocker! They're mostly bourbon," 20 June 2018 The water flows downhill through a pipeline to a tank, where it's pumped into trucks and hauled to a bottling plant. Christopher Weber, chicagotribune.com, "U.S. allows Nestle to keep taking water from California forest," 28 June 2018

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First Known Use of bottling

1860, in the meaning defined above

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