côte rôtie

noun, often capitalized C&R
côte rô·​tie | \ ˌkōt‧rōˈtē \
plural côte rôties

Definition of côte rôtie

: a red wine produced in the Rhône region

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for côte rôtie

French, from Côte Rôtie, wine appellation and hilly region on the west bank of the Rhône River in eastern France

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about côte rôtie

Statistics for côte rôtie

Cite this Entry

“Côte rôtie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/c%C3%B4te%20r%C3%B4tie. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

Comments on côte rôtie

What made you want to look up côte rôtie? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!