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Denoting a wine that is not made from the crop of a single identified district in a good year:‘non-vintage blends are not necessarily inferior’
- ‘This is quite simply the best non-vintage champagne on the market.’
- ‘Finally, don't forget to reward yourself at the end of your holiday with a glass of non-vintage champagne.’
- ‘This wine, like the non-vintage wines of other houses, is blended in order to produce a consistent style.’
- ‘The non-vintage Cru Brut even beat expensive brands such as Bollinger which would set you back almost twice the price at €44.86.’
- ‘The next best thing from Taittinger is its non-vintage Prestige Rosé.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.