cold duck


: a beverage that consists of a blend of sparkling burgundy and champagne

Word History


translation of German Kalte Ente

First Known Use

1969, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cold duck was in 1969

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Cite this Entry

“Cold duck.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jun. 2023.

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