- malmsey wine.
- the malvasia grape.
Origin of malvoisie
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Examples from the Web for malvoisie
The wines of the neighbourhood, the macabeu and the malvoisie are famous.Castles and Chateaux of Old Navarre and the Basque Provinces
Duchess, you said the other day that you liked Malvoisie, and here is some.Coningsby
The servant brought champagne and malvoisie; the supper was delicious.Frdrique; vol. 1
Charles Paul de Kock
His wine he takes hot when the nights are cold, malvoisie or vernage, with as much spice as would cover the thumb-nail.The White Company
Arthur Conan Doyle
They were a merry company of knights and dames, just risen from supper and Malvoisie.The Romance of Leonardo da Vinci
Dmitry Sergeyevich Merezhkovsky
- an amber dessert wine made in France, similar to malmsey
C14: via Old French from Italian Malvasia, from Greek Monembasia; see malmsey
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