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Definition of oaky

What is the definition of "oaky"?
  • oak•yadjective
  • 1. Describing the taste of wine that has been aged in oak and acquired tannins from the wood.


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  • "And by close application to my book at night, my visage became considerally emaciated by extreme perspiration, having no lucubratory aparatus, no candle, no lamp, nor even light-wood, being chiefly raised in oaky woods."

    "Plus, lately I’ve found markedly less interest in oaky flavors."

    "We generally liked the crisp, lovely Chablis, but we found a few overly oaky, which is a bad trend that we noted the last time we did a broad tasting of Chablis."

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