Noble rot

What is Noble rot?

Noble rot definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun Winemaking.
the fungus Botrytis cinerea, which is cultivated in some winemaking processes, especially in the making of French Sauternes, where the ripened grapes become shriveled as a result of its introduction, thereby concentrating the juice and increasing the sugar content.

 

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