Pouilly-Fuissé

noun
Pouil·​ly-Fuis·​sé | \ pü-ˈyē-fwē-ˈsā How to pronounce Pouilly-Fuissé (audio) \

Definition of Pouilly-Fuissé

: a dry white burgundy from an area west of Mâcon, France

First Known Use of Pouilly-Fuissé

1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Pouilly-Fuissé

Solutré-Pouilly and Fuissé, villages in France

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“Pouilly-Fuissé.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pouilly-Fuiss%C3%A9. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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