grand cru

\ ˌgran(d)ˈkrü, ˌgräⁿ(d)ˈ-, -ˈkrᵫ̅ \

Definition of grand cru

: a wine of the highest rank or reputation within its appellation

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History and Etymology for grand cru

French, literally, great production (of something grown)

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“Grand cru.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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