Definition of Beaune in English:

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Beaune

Pronunciation: /bəʊn/

noun

[mass noun]
A red burgundy wine from the region around Beaune in eastern France.
Example sentences
  • Before the enforcement of appellation contrôlée regulations many local wines were sold as Beaune as a readily marketable label of convenience.
  • Lastly, the Aussies get a white wine riposte, here aimed squarely at Beaune.
  • Would you decant a £2.99 bottle of plonk into an empty bottle of Beaune Pinot-Noir to impress your guests?

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