cellar master


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 Since then, every Rémy Martin cellar master has been tasked with the challenge of harvesting and aging brandies that would slowly age over multiple decades, ultimately ending up as a component within a future Louis XIII blend. Joseph V Micallef, Forbes, 4 Sep. 2021 When Witness Tree was sold to a group of investors in 2016, Bentley moved on to other local wine jobs, including a three vintage stint as cellar master at Harper Voit Wines in McMinnville. Michael Alberty | For The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, 14 Aug. 2021 Susie Selby worked her way up, apprenticing and moving from the tasting room to becoming a forklift driver/cellar master and eventually winemaker. Marc Bona, cleveland, 7 July 2021 Yet in his work as cellar master at the Benedictine abbey in Hautvillers, the 17th century monk had very much to do with developing the techniques that underlie the exquisite quality of Champagne today. Sara L. Schneider, Robb Report, 14 June 2021 Jay-Z himself already owns a special bottling of Anniversaire, which was presented to him in Dec. 2019 as a surprise 50th present from D’Usse cellar master Michel Casavecchia. Elva Ramirez, Forbes, 25 Feb. 2021 The idea for the partnership began several years ago, when the rapper and D'usse's cellar master Michel Casavecchia were in Cognac, France, together and came across a very old grand champagne cognac. Rania Aniftos, Billboard, 25 Feb. 2021 The team responsible for making these wines includes Marchesi, his Montinore Estate winemakers, Stephen Webber and Benjamin Eyer, cellar master Chris Brack and Anna Matzinger of Matzinger-Davies Wine Company, Newberg. Michael Alberty | For The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, 9 Jan. 2021 Argentina’s cellar masters are venturing as far south as Patagonia. The Economist, 22 Nov. 2019

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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 20 Sep. 2021.

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