Cape smoke

  1. Southern African informal South African brandy

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How to use Cape smoke in a sentence

  • Lyle and Brennard took charge of the “Cape smoke,” and served out to every man his sopie.

    Jasper Lyle | Harriet Ward
  • The only fault he had to find with our heroes was, that they were too moderate in the use of his “Cape smoke.”

    The Giraffe Hunters | Mayne Reid
  • An odd bottle, or rather an odd dozen, of "Cape smoke" found entry at times.

  • His tobacco was of the best quality, and the supply of “Cape smoke”—the native peach brandy—was apparently unlimited.

    The Giraffe Hunters | Mayne Reid
  • One was the desire of removing the Makololo, now under his sole care, from the temptation of swallowing any more “Cape smoke.”

    The Giraffe Hunters | Mayne Reid