eiswein

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noun, often capitalized eis·wein \ˈīs-ˌwīn, -ˌvīn\

Definition of eiswein

  1. :  a sweet German wine made from grapes that have frozen on the vine; also :  a similar wine made elsewhere

Origin and Etymology of eiswein

German, from Eis ice + Wein wine


First Known Use: 1967

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