wine cellar


Definition of wine cellar

: a room for storing wines also : a stock of wines

Examples of wine cellar in a Sentence

She has built up an impressive wine cellar over the years.

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In addition to five bedrooms and eight bathrooms, there’s a wine cellar, tasting room, cigar lounge, elevator, theater with snack bar and solarium with a fountain. Jack Flemming, Los Angeles Times, "Matt Kemp slashes price of custom Poway mansion yet again," 23 Aug. 2019 The estate also features a wine cellar, a two-car garage and four fireplaces. Kelli Williams, The Denver Post, "An incredible opportunity awaits to own a ski-in/ski-out residence in the Vail Valley," 15 Aug. 2019 Brokered by Harry Norman Realtors and presented by Judy Funk, the property also includes a wine cellar, media room, and other features that, well, knock it out of the park. Perri Ormont Blumberg, Southern Living, "Atlanta Braves' Great Chipper Jones Selling Alpharetta Mansion for $3,750,000," 15 Aug. 2019 Think of the opportunity to create a fabulous wine cellar, workshop, home gym or additional storage. Monica Lander, The Mercury News, "Sponsored: Take a leap into the future with a step in the past," 13 Aug. 2019 And that’s not even including the 12,000 bottle wine cellar. Chris Morris, Fortune, "The Clampett Mansion from 'The Beverly Hillbillies' Gets a Massive Price Cut—to $195 Million," 25 June 2019 Here, an expert guide joins us for an exploration of Canelli’s renowned wine cellars. National Geographic, "Italy: Hidden Treasures of the Northwest," 12 June 2019 More like a grand mansion than a hotel, the hotel's fan favorites include the 1,600 bottle wine cellar and butler service. Melanie Reffes, USA TODAY, "Summer on sale in the Caribbean: Stay at luxurious resorts at a huge discount," 11 June 2019 There’s also a state-of-the-art wine cellar that requires the owner’s thumbprint for access., "Waterfront mansion includes almost $5 million extras, including art, sports car and a custom boat," 25 July 2019

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First Known Use of wine cellar

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of wine cellar

: an underground room where wines are stored also : a collection of wines that are stored in such a room

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