malvasia definition

  • noun:
    • A grape where malmsey wine is created.
    • See malmsey.
    • many different grape, initially through the region regarding the Aegean, today familiar with make malmsey wine
    • A sweet grape always make malmsey wine.
    • initially, a wine of Napoli di Malvasia in Morea, Greece; now, a name offered also to several other wines, specifically to specific Italian and Sicilian wines, on a brand name of Marsala, of similar quality, sweet and somewhat heady. See malmsey.
    • used to make malmsey wine

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