Definition of yeastiness in English:



  • See yeasty

    • ‘Le Passe Colline 2004 Cotes du Ventoux gains extra complexity and yeastiness from being aged sur lie.’
    • ‘Lemony and crisp, with a nice touch of yeastiness.’
    • ‘The nose is really quite clean, crisp and citrussy, with a little hint of yeastiness and grass, but rather neutral overall.’
    • ‘Delightfully easy drinking with delicate, strawberryish characters, subtle yeastiness and a smooth finish.’
    • ‘Cedary oak and lees yeastiness give excellent depth and graciously offsets the rich underlying fruit.’
    • ‘On the minus side, the dreaded ‘Chambly effect’ of their extreme yeastiness makes them a challenge to drink and to review.’