Definition of en primeur in English:
(Of wine) newly produced and made available: [as adjective]: since 1986 I have been buying en primeur claret every year [as adverb]: some merchants are offering 1989 clarets en primeur
More example sentences
- A system whereby wines may be purchased en primeur following a tasting would be of benefit to the consumer.
- This is a real opportunity for all en primeur buyers to increase their allocations this year and to acquire the top wines at lower prices.
French, literally 'as being new'.
Definition of en primeur in:
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