- wine having a predominantly red color derived from the skin pigment in the red or other dark-colored grapes used in making it.
Origin of red wine
First recorded in 1745–55
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Do this, and we will have a red-wine evening in the house, shut up alone, my snake!Vittoria, Complete
The marc is then mixed with the grapes of the red-wine vats.