Examples from the Web for amontillado
Palo Cortado tastes like a lovechild born from Amontillado and Oloroso.Why Maya Angelou Loved Sherry, The Drink of Brilliant Renegades|Jordan Salcito|June 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Amontillado, a-mon-til-y′do, n. a dry or little sweet kind of sherry of a light colour and body.
A little glass of Amontillado with the oysters, said the baron, just to flavor them!The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
Amontillado (a very nutty wine) is frequently added to sherries deficient in flavour.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
The Amontillado is of a straw colour only, more or less shaded according to the age it possesses.
What a crowning pleasure would a glass of sherry—that Amontillado of yours—be in such a spot.Luttrell Of Arran|Charles James Lever
British Dictionary definitions for amontillado
Word Origin for amontillado
Word Origin and History for amontillado
a variety of sherry wine, 1825, from Spanish amontillado, from a "from" (from Latin ad; see ad-) + Montilla, name of a town in the province of Cordova. Formerly the name of a regional wine, now of a type of sherry.