win·ery | \ˈwī-nə-rē, ˈwīn-rē\
plural wineries

Definition of winery 

: a wine-making establishment

Examples of winery in a Sentence

We took a tour of the winery.

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The winery is at 6925 Confederate Park Road, Fort Worth. Sandy Guerra-cline, star-telegram, "The top 10 list is ready to wrap up May with fireworks and fun | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 24 May 2018 Trucks visiting the winery include returning favorites: All Fired Up from Deep River, Wolfski's from North Haven and Tony's Square Donuts. Courant Community, "Community News For The Colchester Edition," 2 July 2018 As for my ongoing exploration of local wineries, McGrail Vineyards & Winery hit the spot. Irene Lechowitzky,, "Often overlooked, the wine-country getaway town of Livermore, Calif., has concerts and fine dining at hand," 28 June 2018 In this instance, Rich Gilpin is the DJ, owner/winemaker of the Murphys wineries Lavender Ridge and Coppermine. Mike Dunne, sacbee, "This year's best local wine you can (mostly) get for under $20," 20 June 2018 His own operation in the group, Bodega Rolland, is today entrusted to Magdalena Rodriguez Maisano, the Chief Winemaker who also oversees the administration of the winery. Todd Plummer, Vogue, "Meet the Women Changing Argentina’s Wine Industry," 18 June 2018 To the couple that left their dog in the car while visiting a winery. Seattle Times Readers, The Seattle Times, "Rant & Rave: navigating Seattle Children’s hospital," 5 June 2018 Olive Garden just launched its own rosé called Head to Head, the creation of siblings Giulia and Andrea Zingarelli of the Rocca delle Macíe winery in Tuscany. Emily Price, Fortune, "Olive Garden Has Its Own Exclusive Wine Now: Head to Head Rosé," 25 May 2018 Tom Breinich, of Ambler, works for Constellation Brands, which produces beers like Corona, Modelo, and Ballast Point and owns a number of wineries nationwide. Anna Orso,, "After Fishtown wedding venue shut down, an outpouring of offers for out-of-luck couples," 10 May 2018

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First Known Use of winery

1882, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of winery was in 1882

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English Language Learners Definition of winery

: a place where wine is made


win·ery | \ˈwī-nə-rē \
plural wineries

Kids Definition of winery

: a place where wine is made

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