blanc de blancs

variants: or blanc de blanc \ ˌbläⁿdəˈbläⁿ \
plural blanc de blancs

Definition of blanc de blancs

: a still or sparkling white wine made from white grapes only

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First Known Use of blanc de blancs

1949, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for blanc de blancs

French, literally, white from whites

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“Blanc de blancs.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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