bottling

noun
bot·​tling | \ ˈbä-tᵊl-iŋ How to pronounce bottling (audio) , ˈbät-liŋ \

Definition of bottling

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

Examples of bottling in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Customers can try wine, buy a bottle or even make a batch of their own, including the bottling and designing custom labels. Hannah Kirby, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "He asked her out to make another girl jealous. Now they've been married for 50 years and own a winery together.," 13 Feb. 2020 Throughout the 1980s, vintners focussed heavily on oaked chardonnays, infusing more of the wood's flavors and malolactic fermentation into their bottlings and earning the wine legions of dedicated fans... and no few critics, either. Lauren Hubbard, Town & Country, "Everything You Need to Know About Chardonnay," 5 Aug. 2019 The white grape best known for its work in France’s Northern Rhône shines particularly bright in this bottling. Marissa A. Ross, Bon Appétit, "This Perfectly Balanced White Wine Connects Me to My Community," 2 Apr. 2020 There is no stand-alone hand sanitizer factory — blending and bottling happens in just a few rooms within a sprawling facility otherwise dedicated to pharmaceuticals. Chico Harlan, Washington Post, "Italian hand sanitizer Amuchina inspires memes as its producer races to meet demand," 6 Mar. 2020 The company employs only women in their hand-bottling facility and sales force, and is committed to furthering the economic independence of women in Oaxaca. Madeleine Fernando, Billboard, "YOLA Fest Reschedules Due to 'Production Issues,' Adjusts Lineup With Sophie, Empress Of & More," 28 May 2019 The liquid is strained and sun-dried, then aged a month or so more in ceramic urns or plastic barrels before bottling. Alex Beggs, Bon Appétit, "There Are Millions of Ways to Use Fish Sauce, Which is Great Because It Never Goes Bad," 25 Mar. 2020 While the majority of aged spirits are blended together for consistency before bottling, single barrel liquors go straight from the barrel to the bottle. Kevin Gray, Dallas News, "Dallas bars and restaurants are pouring custom, hand-picked spirits. Here’s where to find them.," 15 Jan. 2020 The Charles Melton Nine Popes, a New World version of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, had earned a reputation as one of the country's most coveted bottlings. Bruce Schoenfeld, Saveur, "Australia: The Wine Destination of the Year," 2 Sep. 2015

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First Known Use of bottling

1860, in the meaning defined above

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10 Jun 2020

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“Bottling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bottling. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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