Definition of gamay
: a light dry red table wine made from the same grape used for French Beaujolais gamay rosé; also : the grape
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The pink grenache-gamay noir blend inside this tall, elegant bottle takes its name from Monterey Bay’s currents.
Passetoutgrains from Burgundy, a blend of pinot noir and gamay, falls into this category.
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Origin and Etymology of gamay
borrowed from French, earlier gamet, going back to Middle French gaamez, after Gamay, village in St. Aubin commune (Côte d'Or), France
First Known Use: 1833See Words from the same year
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