Definition of vintner
1 : a wine merchant
2 : a person who makes wine
Recent Examples of vintner from the Web
Michelle Lerach, founder of the Berry Good Foundation, said the yearly get-together of chefs, farmers, ranchers, vintners, brewers and food writers from across San Diego and Baja had gotten too big, with more than 600 people attending in 2016.
Vintner table hosts guide guests through an evening of wines that complement a multi-course dinner served by renowned Seattle-area chefs.
Featured vintners will be Edwards Winery, Shadow Mt. Winery, Volcan Winery, Menghini Winery, and Corazon Winery.
All lots contain multiple items—wine, bespoke jewels, cars, trips, and more—that vintners start putting together months in advance.
Local vintners formed the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail in the 1980s to offer visitors an easy, structured way to visit area wineries, while wine festivals and events are now scheduled throughout the year.
Wednesday, June 7: 750ml will hold a vintner visit featuring Duckhorn Vineyards of California at 6 p.m.
Perrenchio was born into a Fresno family of vintners Dec. 20, 1930, the only child of Andrew Joseph and Dorothea Harvey Perenchio.
In fact, these big houses have cornered more than 70 percent of the market, buying up grapes from vintners all over the region.
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Origin and Etymology of vintner
Middle English, alteration of vineter, from Anglo-French, from Medieval Latin vinetarius, from Latin vinetum vineyard, from vinum wine
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
VINTNER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of vintner for English Language Learners
: a person who makes wine
: a person who sells wine
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