Definition of unoaked in English:



  • (of wine) not matured in an oak container.

    • ‘One trend that emerged in the late 1990s was unoaked Chardonnay.’
    • ‘Made in a fantastic year for white Burgundy, this organically-farmed Chardonnay is what great unoaked Chablis should be all about.’
    • ‘This is a one-dimensional unoaked wine that will hit the spot for most drinkers. 6/10 Available at Morrisons, Waitrose, Co-op and Asda’
    • ‘This zesty, medium-bodied, unoaked Semillon is a lovely, honeysuckle-scented delight.’
    • ‘His philosophy is to make elegant, clean, unoaked wines that, in his words, do not slip into vulgarity.’