How to use Cellars in a sentence
Less manure is used in these cellars than we generally see in the mushroom-houses of England, and the surface of each bed is covered with about an inch of fine white stony soil.
The mushroom usually grown in gardens or hot-beds, in cellars, sheds, &c., is a distinct variety known as Agaricus hortensis.
Paris mushrooms are cultivated in enormous quantities in dark underground cellars at a depth of from 60 to 160 ft.
The stable manure is taken into the tortuous passages of these cellars, and the spawn introduced from masses of dry dung where it occurs naturally.
The equable temperature of these cellars and their freedom from drought is one cause of their great success; to this must be added the natural virgin spawn, for by continually using spawn taken from mushroom-producing beds the potency for reproduction is weakened.Advertisement
The old method of growing mushrooms in ridges out of doors, or on prepared beds either level or sloping from a back wall in sheds or cellars, may generally be adopted with success.
In temperate climates the impregnated females hibernate during the winter in houses, cellars, stables, the trunks of trees, &c., coming out to lay their eggs in the spring.
They generally form what may be called the back streets, and they are bordered by warehouses, cellars and the lower class of dwelling-houses.
Hercu- a ineum is believed to have been destroyed by these water h was, and there is reason to suppose that similar materials a lied the cellars and lower parts of Pompeii.
On the Oude Gracht the roadway and quay are on different levels, the roadway lying over vaults, which open on the quay wall and are used as cellars and poor dwelling-houses.Advertisement
All this time he was in hiding in cellars and sewers, where he was attacked by a horrible skin disease, tended only by the woman Simonne Evrard, who remained true to him.
Farther to the west, projecting beyond the line of the west front of the church, were vast vaulted apartments (SS), serving as cellars and storehouses, above which was the dormitory of the conversi.
Advancing into the inner court, the buildings devoted to hospitality are found close to the entrance; while those connected with the supply of the material wants of the brethren, - the kitchen, cellars, &c., - form a court of themselves outside the cloister and quite detached from the church.
This inner gate conducted into the base court (T), round which were placed the barns, stables, cow-sheds, &c. On the eastern side stood the dormitory of the lay brothers, fratres conversi (G), detached from the cloister, with cellars and storehouses below.
The western side of the cloister is, as usual, occupied by vaulted cellars, supporting on the upper story the dormitory of the lay brothers (8).Advertisement
Parallel with the western walk is an immense vaulted substructure (U), incorrectly styled the cloisters, serving as cellars and store-rooms, and supporting the dormitory of the conversi above.
The name is probably derived from the pits or cellars (foveae) in which the inhabitants store their grain.
The walls of the moat were utilized for the cellars of the houses which soon occupied the site of the ramparts, and the ground, which had been covered by the citadel, was laid out in gardens.
If roots have been placed in cellars, attention must be given to ventilation, which can be done by making a wooden box, say 6 by 8 in., to run from the ceiling of the cellar to the eaves of the building above.
Portions of the town walls still exist, and there are also vaulted cellars constructed in the 16th and 17th centuries as hiding-places against Border freebooters.Advertisement
Almost all the skeletons and remains of bodies found in the city were discovered in similar situations, in cellars or underground apartments - those who had sought refuge in flight having apparently for the most part escaped from destruction, or having perished under circumstances where their bodies were easily recovered by the survivors.
They are built with their upper storeys projecting over the footway and supported on columns so as to form arcades; beneath these are deep cellars extending under the squares themselves.
Appointed regisseur des poudres in 1 775, he not only abolished the vexatious search for saltpetre in the cellars of private houses, but increased the production of the salt and improved the manufacture of gunpowder.
He dressed himself in women's clothes, made a collection of little dogs and hid in the cellars when it thundered.
The actual discovery of this type of wine is ascribed to Dom Perignon, a monk who managed the cellars of the abbey of Haut Villers from 1670 to 1715.Advertisement
On his accession (1694) he displayed his attachment to religious observances by prohibiting the use of winecausing all winevessels to be brought out of the royal cellars and destroyed, and forbidding the Armenians to sell any more of their stock in Isfahan.
Hence the recommendation to keep the tubers in cellars or pits, not exposed to the light.
The steep sides of the Mbnchsberg rise directly from amidst the houses of the town, some of which have cellars and rooms hewn out of the rock; and the ancient cemetery of St Peter, the oldest in Salzburg, is bounded by a row of vaults cut in the side of the hill.
The old town still preserves its Hanseatic features - high storehouses, with spacious granaries and cellars, flanking the narrow, winding streets.
Power is given to prohibit the use as dwellings of any cellars, vaults or underground rooms built or occupied after 1875, and with regard to such cellars as were occupied as dwellings before 1875, the continued occupation of these is also forbidden unless they comply with certain stringent requirements as to the height of the rooms, height of the ceilings above the surface of Cellar .Advertisement
He returned in August and brought fresh gunpowder into the cellars to replace any which might be spoilt by damp. A slow match was prepared which would give him a quarter of an hour in which to escape from the explosion.
The Roman baths, in the centre of the modern town, serve as cellars for military stores.
Behind the market square and the main street lie a labyrinth of narrow streets interconnected by covered courtyards and alleys, with extensive warehouses and cellars.
American bee-keepers, therefore, find it necessary to provide underground cellars, into which the bees are carried in the fall of each year, remaining there till work begins in the following spring.
For lager-beer cellars and fermenting rooms, for bacon-curing cellars, and for similar purposes, brick walls with single or double air spaces are used, and sometimes a space filled with silicate cotton or other insulating material.Advertisement
Our wine cellars are well stocked to satisfy any discerning aficionado.
Rayner and Sewell were a different matter; carefully and methodically, they completely excavated the cellars.
For many decades it rests quietly in the damp cellars below sea level.
The extensive wine cellars offer over 2,500 bins with prices from £ 14 to £ 10,000 for a magnum of 1870 Chateau Lafite.
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Here you visit the centuries-old champagne cellars of Pannier.
Breakfast is in the cool colonnades of the old cloister; the restaurant is in the dimly lit wine cellars.
The wine was matured in a mixture of French and American oak hogsheads for 14 months in the underground cellars at Magill.
Cycling through vineyards, passing wine cellars with great white wine or taking a snack in a little roadside inn!
As part of their plan, they stored gunpowder kegs in the cellars of the House of Lords.Advertisement
The wine was matured on its yeast lees in bottle for at least 30 months in underground cellars.
He added other shops and cellars in the area and he bought Clarks Hall, like Dyers ' Hall another 'former great messuage ' .
With great prescience Linde renamed the cellars the Phoenix Distillery, and from the ashes of one industry another emerged.
Jean-Michel Cazes, the owner of Lynch-Bages says that in 1973 the cellars were contaminated by bacterial spoilage.
Cycling through vineyards, passing wine cellars with great white wine cellars with great white wine or taking a snack in a little roadside inn!Advertisement
The passages sometimes extend over several miles, the beds sometimes occupying over 20 m., and, as there are many proprietors of cellars, the produce of mushrooms is so large that not only is Paris fully supplied, but vast quantities are forwarded to the different large towns of Europe; the mushrooms are not allowed to reach the fully expanded condition, but are gathered in a large button state, the whole growth of the mushroom being removed and the hole left in the manure covered with fine earth.
The court itself is generally paved, and large enough to admit of three or four hundred crouching camels or tethered mules; the bales of merchandise are piled away under the lower arcade, or stored up in the cellars behind it.
Many of our houses, both public and private, with their almost innumerable apartments, their huge halls and their cellars for the storage of wines and other munitions of peace, appear to be extravagantly large for their inhabitants.
He cuts and saws the solid pond, unroofs the house of fishes, and carts off their very element and air, held fast by chains and stakes like corded wood, through the favoring winter air, to wintry cellars, to underlie the summer there.
Somerset turned in time to see the mansion rend in twain, vomit forth flames and smoke, and instantly collapse into its cellars.
It is worth growing for the flower garden and vases in summer, but should be protected in winter by storing under stages, in sheds or cellars.
Wine cellars are popular features in new homes, and many remodelers also try to find a way to add a cellar to their existing home.
Wine cellars are no longer those dark underground cavernous basements that you are used to seeing in old movies.
They allow efficient use of space, because you can design cellars in the way that best suits the size of your collection and the shapes of your bottle.
Modern wine cellars are available in almost any size that you may require.
Wine cellars should ideally be located far from appliances like washing machines, mixer-grinders and refrigerators.
Most modern wine cellars also offer the convenience of two to three different temperature zones that will allow you to store different types of wine at correct storage temperatures.
Wine cellars are available in a wide range and at different budgets.
Ken Wright Cellars specializes in Pinot Noir wines.
Bubbly lovers may enjoy the Cellars Wine Club's Champagne Club, For around $50 plus shipping and handling, club members can receive two bottles each month of some of the world's top Champagnes and sparkling wines.
Cellars Wine Club also offers other speciality wine clubs including sweet wines, 90+ point wines, and a $20 per month single bottle membership.
Cabernet Franc is typically a fairly tannic and acidic wine that ages well, so you may find a few bottles sitting in cellars somewhere.
Still, you may find this wine hanging around in wine cellars.
Malm Cellars handcrafts its wines out of Healdsburg in the Russian River region of Sonoma County.
There is perpetual confusion in trying to distinguish between the Stags' Leap Winery and Stag's Leap Wine Cellars.
Warren Winiarski's Stag's Leap Wine Cellars was the winning Cabernet Sauvignon in the infamous Paris Wine Tasting of 1976, giving the newer winery instantaneous credibility and fame that would overshadow its neighbor.
Columbia Valley is just one of the AVAs in Washington and Oregon where Duck Pond Cellars owns the vineyards from which they source their wine grapes.
Consistent with other Columbia Valley Chardonnays, Duck Pond Cellars makes several that are both affordable and delicious.
Duck Pond Cellars is normally thought of as an Oregon winery with home base in Dundee, Oregon.
Notice in the first paragraph I said that "sometimes" wine racks are nice alternatives to wine storage (cellars, refrigerators)?
That's the annual Release Day at Silver Oak Cellars for their Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.
Silver Oak Cellars is a premium winery specializing in one thing and one thing only, Cabernet Sauvignon, in particular palate-pleasing, complex, powerful yet profound Cabs with longevity.
His legacy continues however at Meyer Family Cellars near Boonville, California, where his family carries his legacy producing a Zinfandel Port and Syrah.
In 1999 Ray Duncan acquired the 150-acre Soda Canyon Ranch in Napa Valley, south of Stags Leap, to create Twomey Cellars.
Cakebread Cellars is synonymous with the great Cabernets of Napa Valley.
Walk-in wine cellars are a great way to show off your collection to friends and colleagues.
Since rot and mildew can occur in wine cellars, untreated woods should be avoided.
West Side Wine Cellars Portable Wine Cellar - Models VT-67 and VT-68 hold up to six bottles of wine and offer an LED read out with digital temperature control capability.
Hagafen Cellars in California's own Napa Valley has produced some outstanding Cabernets (and I have personally had the opportunity to try them a few times).
Tefft Cellars - This non-vintage wine offered by Washington's Tefft Cellars, comes in 4-liter boxes priced at around $20-25 per box.
Warren Winiarski's 1973 Stag's Leap Wine Cellars S.L.V. shocked the French taking a first in the Paris Judgement for reds.
Melville Cellars - The Chardonnay at Melville Cellars is pleasantly suprising.
More and more wineries are building cellars in the ground as a way of storing wine, keeping it cool and adding an attraction to guests visiting the winery.
Since these cellars are built into the earth or in old stone buildings, it's a very cost effective way of creating a cool environment-the natural insulation that old stones or earthen caves offer is substantial.
Not only are more and more wineries building cellars, some older wineries that have been around are choosing to make them open to the visitors of the winery as a way to offer these guests a more complete wine tasting experience.
American Cellars Wine Club offers a convenient service for people interested in trying new wines.
Established in 1993, the American Cellars organization delivers selections directly to its members.
The opinions are weighed to determine which wines earn American Cellars Gold Medal status.
There are some necessary steps to take when adopting a new membership to the American Cellars Wine Club.
The unique quality of the wines featured each month is one of the most appealing aspects of joining the American Cellars Wine Club.
Gene Pierce, Eastman Beers, Edward Dalrymple, and Howard Kimball founded Glenora Wine Cellars in 1977 on the site of an old sheep barn.
Once you arrive at the 40-acre estate, visitors can enjoy a guided tour or settle down in luxurious accommodations on-site at the Inn at Glenora Wine Cellars or at the Vineyard Cottage.
The Inn at Glenora Wine Cellars has 18 Vintner guestrooms, two deluxe guestrooms and ten select guestrooms that feature fireplaces and Jacuzzis.
For those that can't get enough of Glenora winery selections or simply want to share their great finds with friends, there are two wine clubs offered by Glenora Wine Cellars.
Ravines Wine Cellars - Located in Keuka Village, this vineyard was named for the two deep ravines on the estate.
This is why so many people store their wine in cellars where the temperature is naturally cool and doesn't swing from one extreme to another.
There are a number of wine cooling systems, ranging from a simple countertop wine cooler to full cooling systems for wine cellars.
If you own a large number of bottles of Champagne or sparkling wine, you may be interested in learning about champagne wine cellars.
Many pre-purchased wine cellars are designed to hold standard wine bottles, which are typically narrower than Champagne bottles.
Otherwise, many people hire carpenters to create custom Champagne cellars.
If you pay attention to the special design considerations required for Champagne wine cellars, you'll find that you can enjoy those bottles of sparkling wine many years from now.
Biggio-Hamina Cellars in Oregon is an up and coming winemaker who makes some affordable wines, including a $25 Willamette Valley Pinot Noir and a $17 Pinot Grigio.
Melvyn's also boasts two world-class wine cellars with premium vintages from around the world.