Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Filling the mouth.

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Examples

  • Ripe and juicy up front, it's much more mouth-filling than I've come to expect from dry Finger Lakes rieslings.

    Tasting Notes

  • On the palate, it is mouth-filling, with a beautiful silky texture (this is pinot, remember?) that delivery clean, bright red fruit flavors, framed by good acid backbone.

    Tasting Notes

  • Juicy and mouth-filling, more about the spice flavors than fruit, but nuanced and well balanced by acidity.

    Tasting Notes

  • Smoke and spice lead on a palate that is medium-to-full weight, but rich, mouth-filling black raspberry and blackberry flavors follow closely.

    Fox Run Vineyards 2005 Reserve Cabernet Franc

  • As you probably know if you read this blog very often, 2007 was a warm, dry and long growing season on Long Island and this wine shows amazing intensity in its mouth-filling dark fruit flavors, firm-but-ripe tannins, and long finish.

    LENNDEVOURS:

  • I could hardly stop smelling this white long enough to sip it, but it's just as good on the palate, combining mouth-filling richness with crisp acidity.

    Burgundy: When It's Good, It's Very, Very Good...

  • He, too, in a fit of anger, springing to his feet when he had changed clips in his pistol, burst out with mouth-filling profanity.

    WHOSE BUSINESS IS TO LIVE

  • The warm, mouth-filling popping experience of protein and carbohydrates and a place to sit and rest and talk to my friend who has no news.

    Cow Chewing

  • In a subject near and dear to our hearts, Patrick Comiskey suggests some white wines for fall, ones that are “more zaftig, more mouth-filling.”

    Bordeaux 09, Sean Connery, Binny’s, uprooting – sipped and spit | Dr Vino's wine blog

  • The Grahams was surprisingly exuberant and mouth-filling for this stage in the evolution; a showy, 40-year old cougar ready to devour something younger.

    Vintage port: 1948 Taylor, 1945 Fonseca, 1927 Niepoort | Dr Vino's wine blog

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