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Chambertin

[shahn-ber-tan]
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noun
  1. a dry, red wine from the Gevrey-Chambertin commune of the Burgundy region in France.
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Examples from the Web for chambertin

Historical Examples

  • I do not drink champagne, but the chambertin will do nicely.

    The Lure of the Mask

    Harold MacGrath

  • It contains three bottles of excellent Chambertin, which it would be a pity to break.

    Katerfelto

    G. J. Whyte-Melville

  • It is very good; but I like sauterne and chambertin at breakfast.

  • I filled the Chambertin bottle with water and dropped it overboard.

  • Drink Chambertin, that the song in your heart may be fervent and firm.

    The Feasts of Autolycus

    Elizabeth Robins Pennell


British Dictionary definitions for chambertin

Chambertin

noun
  1. a dry red burgundy wine produced in Gevrey-Chambertin in E France
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