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Vouvray

[voov-rey; French voo-vre]
noun
  1. a town in W central France, E of Tours.
  2. a medium dry, white wine of this region.
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Historical Examples of vouvray

  • We dined on frogs' legs and Vouvray, and then went to see the Revue at the Marigny.

    Ballads of a Bohemian

    Robert W. Service

  • It will always be bright and rather dry like Vouvray, gay but with a little bite in it: posterity may even call it "curious."

  • We were very comfortable, very genial; we even went so far as to say to each other that Vouvray mousseux was a delightful wine.

  • Vouvray is a trim little place, clustered round about with numerous pleasant villas in the midst of charming gardens.


British Dictionary definitions for vouvray

Vouvray

noun
  1. a dry white wine, which can be still, sparkling, or semisparkling, produced around Touraine in the Loire Valley
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