blanc de noirs

noun, often capitalized B&N \ˌbläⁿdəˈnwär\
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blanc de noir

\ˌbläⁿdəˈnwär\

Definition of blanc de noirs

  1. :  a still or sparkling white wine that is made from red or black grapes

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Origin and Etymology of blanc de noirs

French, literally, white from blacks


First Known Use: 1969


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