grassy

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abounding in grass

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14) is the latest vintage and it introduces a touch of fresh green pepper and asparagus to the characteristic gooseberry grassiness.
Lesser Loire Sauvignons from Touraine are simpler but have more attractive grassiness.
Grassiness is a typical sign of a coffee rushed from processing to cupping table.
Wonderfully bright aromas and flavors of lemon, lime and fresh melon abound in this handcrafted beauty from this family-owned winery's oldest vines (vielles vignes); hints of mineral, wet stone and a just a touch of grassiness race across the palate and linger for a long time.
Nevertheless, several cuppers were put off by shortcomings associated with immaturity: grassiness and rawness.
Big grapefruit and pineapple in the aroma as well as the flavor with just enough grassiness and acidity to make it a worthy summer pick.
And Safeway's River Duna Sauvignon Blanc, a country wine from an enterprising winery in Hungary, has typical sauvignon grassiness with a touch of peach and pear fruit.
Wonderfully bright aromas and flavors of lemon, lime, and fresh melon abound in this handcrafted beauty from this family-owned winery's oldest vines; hints of mineral, wet stone and a just a touch of grassiness race across the palate and linger for a long time.
Pale yellow, with a light bouquet that shows off a hint of grassiness over the citrus and lemon/lime aromas; bright and zingy on the palate entry, the firm acidity slowly fades to reveal ripe, round citrus flavors; stays dry and crisp throughout, with some green apple appearing on the finish.
Grassiness can be positive or negative depending on its degree and on the subjective preferences of the taster.
It's like having a couple of drops of fresh lime with Sauvignon Blanc -- it just rids the wine of its grassiness, which puts off some people, and turns it into a silky palate pleaser.
I figured that the salad dressing in the California rolls needed the crispiness of the wine to balance its oiliness; the wine's herbaceous taste, meanwhile, was an effective foil to the gamy grassiness of reindeer meat-this factor also worked for the carpaccio, where the gaminess of reindeer meat wasn't disguised with salad dressings.
It had the right amount of creamy grassiness and chalkiness.
Many norisoprenoids are found to be part of the aroma of red and white wines that are reminiscent of grassiness, tea, oak, honey, and pineapple [2,15,22].
In the mouth, pear notes come through initially with a backdrop of fresh grassiness.