win·​ery | \ ˈwī-nə-rē How to pronounce winery (audio) , ˈwīn-rē \
plural wineries

Definition of winery

: a wine-making establishment

Examples of winery in a Sentence

We took a tour of the winery.
Recent Examples on the Web The county is home to the first farm brewery, first meadery and first cidery in The Free State, as well as the largest winery — Linganore — and largest brewery, Flying Dog. Katina Zentz,, 13 Sep. 2021 When a business has no physical assets — no vineyards, no winery of its own, possibly not even any employees — the calculus changes. Esther Mobley, San Francisco Chronicle, 9 Sep. 2021 Called Co-Lab Vista, the collective will see three breweries, a winery, and an on-site food vendor sharing an indoor-outdoor tasting room where guests will have access to all of their wares. Brandon Hernández, San Diego Union-Tribune, 4 Sep. 2021 The co-op winery, established in 1935, supports 383 rural families and promotes gender equality. Washington Post, 20 Aug. 2021 The nearly mile-long patch spans from Biltmore House to Antler Hill Village and the estate’s winery, with flowers standing as tall as eight feet! Mary Elizabeth Andriotis, House Beautiful, 27 July 2021 The admission gate is open from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., but the winery, restaurants, and attractions remain open later. Rachel Chang, Travel + Leisure, 27 July 2021 Maize Valley is one-stop shopping of sorts – a winery, brewery, restaurant, market and relaxing destination. Marc Bona, cleveland, 19 July 2021 This winery, nestled in the hills west of Forest Grove, makes a perfect afternoon outing from the city and offers breathtaking views of the Tualatin Hills. oregonlive, 3 June 2021

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First Known Use of winery

1882, in the meaning defined above

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15 Sep 2021

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“Winery.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of winery

: a place where wine is made


win·​ery | \ ˈwī-nə-rē How to pronounce winery (audio) \
plural wineries

Kids Definition of winery

: a place where wine is made

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