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This wine has a scent of bergamot and black pepper, with fleeting aromas of dark soil.
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Origin and Etymology of bergamot
French bergamote, from Italian bergamotta, modification of Turkish bey armudu, literally, the bey's pear
First Known Use: 1650See Words from the same year
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