Ice-wine definition

A sweet wine made from grapes that have been left to freeze on the vines. They are pressed while still frozen so that the grape sugar and acid remain intensely concentrated.
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A sweet dessert wine made from grapes that are harvested after they have naturally frozen on the vine.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
ice-wine
Plural:
ice-wines

Origin of ice-wine

  • Translation of German Eiswein Eis ice Wein wine

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • German Eiswein

    From Wiktionary