Definition of grapey in US English:


(also grapy)


  • See grape

    • ‘With the Riesling, this makes for one of the driest wines in France, in no way resembling the flowery, grapey Riesling of the German Rhine.’
    • ‘Honestly, the only significant thought I had about this wine was: ‘it's very grapey.’’
    • ‘The Eden organic wine collection is slowly getting better distribution, so snap up this gorgeous, grapey, aromatic white with lots of mouthwatering lime-blossom-charged fruit.’
    • ‘There are grapey fruit flavours, not quite citrus, and vanilla with hints of toffee to finish.’
    • ‘Floral and grapey aromas take on a slight apricot and citrus edge before offering dry to off-dry flavours of fresh firm apricots with an orangey citrus tang and earthiness on the finish.’