cellar master

noun

Definition of cellar master

: a person who supervises the making of wine in a winery

Examples of cellar master in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Argentina’s cellar masters are venturing as far south as Patagonia. The Economist, "Climate change is forcing winemakers to move further from the equator," 22 Nov. 2019 Grey Goose Le Melon France Grey Goose cellar master François Thibault has added yet another achievement to his impressive résumé with the label's Le Melon offering. Fox News, "5 of the world’s best flavored vodkas," 11 Dec. 2015 The annual event showcases more than 40 exceptional wines, all rated by AJ's Fine Foods' cellar masters. Kellie Hwang, azcentral, "10 best food and drink festivals in May around Phoenix," 3 May 2018 In years when the weather leading up to the harvest is mild and sunny, Hine’s cellar master, Eric Forget, may set aside some Grande Champagne eaux-de-vie casks to be aged into single vintage Cognacs. Shivani Vora, New York Times, "In France, a Cognac Tasting Tour at the Source," 2 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of cellar master

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Cellar master.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cellar%20master. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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