tasting
1. [ noun ] (biology,food) a small amount (especially of food or wine)
Synonyms: sipping
Related terms: sample drinking finish sample
2. [ noun ] a kind of sensing; distinguishing substances by means of the taste buds
Synonyms: taste
Examples:

"a wine tasting"

Related terms: sensing taste taste smack
3. [ noun ] (biology,food) taking a small amount into the mouth to test its quality
Synonyms: relishing degustation savouring savoring
Examples:

"cooking was fine but it was the savoring that he enjoyed most"

Related terms: eating sample degust
Similar spelling:   toasting
  taxation
  tastiness
  testing
  Tustin