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a·mon·til·la·do

 (ə-mŏn′tl-ä′dō, ä-mōn′tē-ä′-)
n. pl. a·mon·til·la·dos
A pale dry sherry.

[Spanish : a-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-) + Montilla, a town of southern Spain.]

amontillado

(əˌmɒntɪˈlɑːdəʊ)
n
(Brewing) a medium dry Spanish sherry, not as pale in colour as a fino
[C19: from Spanish vino amontillado wine of Montilla, town in Spain]

a•mon•til•la•do

(əˌmɒn tlˈɑ doʊ, -tiˈɑ-)

n.
a pale, dry Spanish sherry.
[1815–25; < Sp, literally, done in the style of Montilla town in S Spain =a- ad- + Montill(a) + -ado -ate1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.amontillado - pale medium-dry sherry from SpainAmontillado - pale medium-dry sherry from Spain  
sherry - dry to sweet amber wine from the Jerez region of southern Spain or similar wines produced elsewhere; usually drunk as an aperitif