noun (plural vins jaunes)[mass noun]
A strong yellowish white wine made in the Jura region of eastern France.
- Film-forming yeasts perform a vital function in the production of wines such as flor sherry, vin jaune, and Tokaji
- In Franche-Comté the bird is simmered in vin jaune; and in Alsace in Riesling.
- The region's most profound wine, vin jaune, or yellow wine, is hard to find in the United States.
French, literally 'yellow wine'.
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