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mildewy

mouldy (GB)
moisi (F)
ammuffito (I)

Description (also dull, rotten, musty, musty) for the smell and taste of a wine in the context of a wine appeal. This is an unacceptable wine fault with various possible causes. A related term is earthy. See patulin, mould taste and grape rot.

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