Similarly, it has been said that, strictly speaking, there is no such thing as vintage champagne, for it is almost invariably the practice, in order to maintain the general character of a specific brand, to blend the new wines with some old wine or wines which have been vatted for this particular purpose.
It is vatted and blended in much the same way as sherry, and there is a considerable trade in this wine with the United Kingdom.
vatted malt Such a malt is a blend of single malts.
vatted Malt Such a malt is a blend of single malts.
Unlike the products of the different vineyards of most other districts, which are purchased by the merchants and vatted to supply a general wine for commerce, the yield of the principal estates of the Medoc are kept distinct and reach the consumer as the products of a particular growth and of a particular year.