coq au vin

noun
\ ˌkōk-ō-ˈvan How to pronounce coq au vin (audio) , ˌkäk-ō-, ˌkōk-ō-ˈvaⁿ How to pronounce coq au vin (audio) , ˌkäk-ō- \

Definition of coq au vin

: chicken cooked in usually red wine

Examples of coq au vin in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Classic French cuisine may have gone out of style, but there's still much to love at Etoile in the Tanglewood-Uptown area, such as onion soup and coq au vin. Emma Balter, Chron, 21 June 2022 Another French favorite, coq au vin, takes the Burgundian preparation and gives chicken the leading role instead. Foren Clark, CNN, 30 May 2022 At Le Carillon, a convivial place for a coq au vin as France prepares to vote in a critical election, the heated political debates that always characterized past campaigns have fallen silent, as if the country were anesthetized. New York Times, 9 Apr. 2022 At Le Carillon, a convivial place for a coq au vin as France prepares to vote in a critical election, the heated political debates that always characterized past campaigns have fallen silent, as if the country were anesthetized. Roger Cohen, BostonGlobe.com, 9 Apr. 2022 And unlike coq au vin cooked on the stovetop, once the prep work is done, the dish can cook unmonitored. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, 15 Dec. 2021 This light and refreshing dessert makes a perfect counterbalance to heavy fall and winter stews such as beef bourguignon or coq au vin featuring meat braised in wine. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, 8 Dec. 2021 So, too, with haggard old roosters, slotted for the pot in coq au vin. New York Times, 26 Nov. 2021 The dish was coq au vin, a chicken dish often cooked with wine and mushrooms. Sabrina Weiss, PEOPLE.com, 19 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of coq au vin

circa 1938, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for coq au vin

French, cock with wine

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1 Jul 2022

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“Coq au vin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coq%20au%20vin. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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