Meaning of heathery in English:



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‘There are warm heathery notes of the toasted Languedoc soil among the bright strawberry and plum tones.’
  • ‘This is a wine that Ryanair needs to watch out for: it can transport you in a Proustian rush to the dry, heathery heat of an evening north of Carcassonne for less than £9 return.’
  • ‘Even tweeds and heathery mixtures camouflage soil.’
  • ‘The ideal wine to match this array of tastes is actually a complex nut and lime-tinged Semillon, which acts as a perky foil for the fragrant, heathery lamb.’
  • ‘This lush, warm red exudes a warm, heathery nose, that evokes the other worldly burned soil and lavender of the north-east Languedoc.’