Definition of Barsac in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːsak/
Pronunciation: /baʀsak/


[mass noun]
A sweet white wine from the district of Barsac, a department of the Gironde in France.
Example sentences
  • Sauternes and Barsac are two other appellations for great white Bordeaux wine from Sauvignon blanc.
  • Sauternes and Barsac are French wines made from Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc, and Muscadelle grapes.
  • I'm not quite certain whether it is a compliment or an insult to refer to a Barsac wine as "easy to drink" but that term fits this wine nicely.

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