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wine

  
1       n   vino  
a glass of wine      un bicchiere di vino  
white/red wine      vino bianco/rosso  
2       vt  
to wine and dine sb      offrire un ottimo pranzo a qn  
3       adj     (bottle)    da vino  ,   (vinegar)    di vino


carafe wine         n  
  (in restaurant)   
~vino sfuso  
elderberry wine         n   vino di sambuco  
fortified wine      n   vino ad alta gradazione alcolica  
mulled wine      n   vin brûlé    m inv  , vino caldo  
table wine         n   vino da tavola  
vintage wine         n   vino d'annata  
white wine         n   vino bianco  
wine bar         n   enoteca   (per degustazione)     
wine cellar         n   cantina  
wine cooler         n   secchiello del ghiaccio   (per vino o champagne)     
wine list         n   lista or carta dei vini  
wine merchant         n   commerciante    m   di vini  
wine tasting      n   degustazione    f   di vini  
wine waiter         n   sommelier    m inv  
Translation English - Italian Collins Dictionary  
corky wine n.
vino che sa di tappo ; vino che sa di sughero [meno comune]
Syn. corked wine (=more common). Def. Wine that has an unpleasant smell and taste of mouldy cork.

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-Italian
exp.
il vino sa di tappo ; il vino sa di sughero [raro]
Def.: The wine has an unpleasant smell and taste of mouldy cork.
exp.
il vino sa di tappo ; il vino sa di sughero [raro]
does NOT mean that the wine bottle is closed with a cork, but rather that the wine has an unpleasant smell and taste of mouldy cork!
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'wine' also found in translations in Italian-English dictionary
exp.
the wine is corked ; the wine is corky [raro]

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