Definition of pisco in English:


Syllabification: pis·co
Pronunciation: /ˈpēskō, ˈpiskō

noun (plural piscos)

  • A white brandy made in Peru from muscat grapes.
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    • Another alcoholic drink, also made from grapes, is called pisco.
    • The ties go back so far, both Chile and Peru claim pisco as their national drink and are still fighting over who has sole ownership.
    • Sure, you could rhumba with a Martini in one hand, but you need the right spirit - either rum or pisco - to get into the spirit and beat of Latin music and culture.


named after a port in Peru.

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