Definition of jerepigo in English:


Line breaks: jere|pigo
Pronunciation: /ˌdʒɛrɪˈpiːɡəʊ


[mass noun] South African
A heavy, sweet fortified dessert wine.
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  • Conlyn lets you in on ‘what really happens at a Karoo cattle auction when everyone buys jerepigo in support of church coffers.’
  • For today's recipe we will be using jerepigo, but you can really use any of the other local sweet wines.


alteration of geropiga (from Portuguese, jeropiga), a grape juice mixture added during the port-making process.

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