[ French feen shahn-pan-yuh ]
/ French fin ʃɑ̃ˈpan yə /
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a high-quality cognac distilled from grapes grown in the Grande Champagne or Petite Champagne vineyards of western France.
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Origin of Fine Champagne
Borrowed into English from French around 1865–70
Words nearby Fine Champagne
fineable, fine and dandy, fine art, fine arts, fine bouche, Fine Champagne, fine comb, fine-cut, fine-draw, fine-drawn, Fine Gael
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How to use Fine Champagne in a sentence
Some books are the literary equivalent of fine Champagne—delicious, much-desired, and appropriate for practically everyone.Last-Minute Gift Books|Janice Kaplan|December 20, 2010|DAILY BEAST
He would also have poured down an eye-opener consisting of half a water glass of fine Champagne brandy.The Eyes Have It|Gordon Randall Garrett
And when they came, it was for the good dinners, and the fine champagne direct from France.Simon Eichelkatz; The Patriarch|Ulrich Frank
In what sort of a company was I, then, where mere seamen wore diamond rings and drank fine champagne from pewter pots?The Iron Pirate|Max Pemberton
Still, one at least had company now; and he was not the man to be insensible to the fine champagne of the unexpected.The Best Short Stories of 1917|Various
This was followed by cheese and dessert, and there was a free flow of fine champagne.The Life of Johannes Brahms (Vol 2 of 2)|Florence May