[ poh-mahrd; French paw-mar ]

  1. a dry, red wine from the Pommard parish in Burgundy.

Origin of Pommard

First recorded in 1825–35

Words Nearby Pommard

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How to use Pommard in a sentence

  • The pheasant calls for Pommard, while songbirds and hare lend themselves to aged Bordeaux or a light Gevrey.

  • Anyhow, Polton, open a bottle of Pommard and put a couple of ten by eight 'process' plates in your dark slides.

    The Red Thumb Mark | R. Austin Freeman
  • There was consomm, and there were chops—done to a turn—and a cobwebbed bottle of Pommard.

    The Tigress | Anne Warner
  • It was the Pommard which induced the beggar to make up his mind.

    Fruitfulness | Emile Zola