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Description (also delicate, delicate) for the impression of a wine in the context of a wine address, which can be negative (e.g. too delicate = expressionless), neutral or positive, depending on the context. In contrast to a full-bodied and alcohol-rich wine, it has a delicate structure. Various components, such as alcohol, acidity or tannins are restrained (delicately) pronounced. Related or complementary terms are elegant, fine, light and lean. The opposite pole is powerful.

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