win·​ery ˈwī-nə-rē How to pronounce winery (audio)
plural wineries
: a wine-making establishment

Example Sentences

We took a tour of the winery.
Recent Examples on the Web Alma's biodynamic local-wine list includes a Gemischter Satz from Fuchs-Steinklammer, a winery in southern Vienna whose grapes benefit from the area's clay-heavy soil. Matt Ortile, Condé Nast Traveler, 16 Jan. 2023 This wine is made in a sustainable winery in Paso Robles, California. Lauren Hubbard, Town & Country, 12 Jan. 2023 Of course, there were wine developments in recent months, too, including a classic winery’s major makeover and a former French Laundry sommelier’s new bottle shop. Jess Lander, San Francisco Chronicle, 3 Jan. 2023 The Selling Sunset star, 41, enjoyed a fun date with her partner at an outdoor art sculpture park — that also doubles as a winery — in Australia. Natalia Senanayake, Peoplemag, 3 Jan. 2023 Mionetto is a leading winery in the category, and its classic brut Prosecco bottling does the trick. Emma Balter, Chron, 28 Dec. 2022 Then a company like Cork Supply USA prints a winery’s branding on them and adds a surface coating. Matt Simon, WIRED, 23 Dec. 2022 Alfredo Quignones hosted us at Quignones Casa Vinicola, a winery in Licata. Paris Wolfe, cleveland, 22 Dec. 2022 Take in the breathtaking views of Mount Etna or the ancient ruins in Agrigento, or visit a local winery for a low-key tasting. Dale Arden Chong, ELLE, 16 Dec. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1882, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of winery was in 1882

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“Winery.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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