or mao tai

[ mou-tahy ]
/ ˈmaʊˈtaɪ /


a strong, colorless liquor of China distilled from sorghum and resembling vodka but usually of higher proof.

Origin of mao-tai

From the Chinese word Máutái, place in Guizhou province where it was made Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019