A strong sorghum-based alcoholic drink distilled in SW China.
More example sentences
- For those who demand their Chinese authentic get some mao-tai and a book of Li Po's poetry and drink with the moon and your shadow.
- Instead of pouring the drink for me, the happy-go-lucky bear-like character opens a fresh bottle of mao-tai and hands it to me. "Well," he says, "who knows?"
named after a town in SW China.
Definition of mao-tai in:
- The US English dictionary