a red wine produced in the region around the village of Margaux near Bordeaux

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Historical Examples of margaux

  • "What a nice 'chateau,' 'Margaux' must be," said he, as he laid down his glass.

  • There's a crash, and Margaux and Clicquot trickle over the stones of the mine.

    Miss Dividends

    Archibald Clavering Gunter

  • A few paces clears us of the little hamlet of Margaux, with its constant rattle of busy coopers, and we are fairly in the country.

  • Send for his coupe, I suppose, or drink Chateau margaux—terrible hardships, truly.

  • The big bedroom had been made ready, and the parson looked at his '99 port and his '16 Margaux.

    Lady Anna

    Anthony Trollope