Examples from the Web for madeira
A single meal could include clove, cumin, jalapeños, Madeira, sweet potatoes, and whipped heavy cream.
Madeira In a large mixing bowl, combine the tuna, vinegar, cream, parsley, salt and pepper.
Pour the water, wine and Madeira into a large saucepan and set the pan over a medium-high flame until the water comes to a boil.
There is also every probability that the Canary islands and Madeira were entirely in their possession.A Manual of Ancient History|A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren
And Mother, poor dear Mother, was away in Madeira, because she had been very ill.The Story of the Amulet|E. Nesbit
Strain the gravy in which it was stewed, and stir into it two glasses of madeira, and the juice and grated peel of a lemon.Directions for Cookery, in its Various Branches|Eliza Leslie
Oh, I forgot: you've been in Madeira: the expression has come up since your time.You Never Can Tell|George Bernard Shaw
Of this coloring, put two tablespoonfuls in soup, and just before serving, add half a pint Madeira wine.Housekeeping in Old Virginia|Marion Cabell Tyree
British Dictionary definitions for madeira
Word Origin and History for madeira
white wine, 1540s, from island of Madeira in the Atlantic, from Portuguese madeira "wood," because the island formerly was thickly wooded, from Latin materia "wood, matter" (see matter).