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light and sweet

tasty, easily drinkable (GB)
passante (I)
gouleyant, coulant, friand (F)
Colloquial term for a wine that is easy to drink, tastes pleasant and refreshing. In the context of a wine-talk, it is usually understood to mean a mild, less expressive wine with a lower content of alcohol, acids and tannins, which is simply "easy to drink". See also under Suff.

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