Definition of nonvintage in US English:



  • Denoting a wine that is not made from the crop of a single identified district in a good year.

    ‘nonvintage blends are not necessarily inferior’
    • ‘This is quite simply the best non-vintage champagne on the market.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘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.’