eau de vie


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eau de vie

 (ō′ də vē′)
n. pl. eaux de vie (ō′, ōz′)
Colorless brandy distilled from fermented fruit juice.

[French eau-de-vie : eau, water + de, of + vie, life.]

eau de vie

(əʊ də viː; French od vi)
n
brandy or other spirits
[French, literally: water of life]

eau de vie

(oʊdə ˈvi)
n.
French.
brandy.
[literally, water of life]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eau de vie - strong coarse brandy
brandy - distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice
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The most beautiful little bundle of fur called Eau de Vie was padding around her master at Chateau Pitray and I was mesmerised.
They aim to revolutionise the traditional perception of Cognac and brandy in general with the introduction of WILD, an organic eau de vie, which is a refreshingly unique, edgy and un-aged white spirit.
Summary: Scores gathered in the Phoenicia Hotel's Eau De Vie Lounge Bar and Grill over the weekend to mark World Whisky Day, drinking, eating and dancing in celebration of the quintessential Scottish spirit that has become a global phenomenon.
It has a strong personality and extra old eau de vie (water of life).
IWorld wars and Napoleon have come and gone as French oak makes its mark on the eau de vie that rests here, slowly evolving into one of the world's most celebrated drinks.
The eau de vie , or the odourless liquor thus produced, is aged in small French oak barrels under Bernard's supervision, imparting a smooth and distinctive taste, a honey- like hue, some exceptional aromas, an emerging complex character and a fairly long finish that announces the birth of the country's first cognac- style brandy.
He helped open several cocktail bars in the past decade-Eau de Vie Sydney and The Roosevelt, plus Eau De Vie Melbourne.
On that note, a base of Hennessy VSOP Privilege was necessary for its blend of 60 Eau de Vie to represent the nostalgic '70s-era props throughout.
For the first time in the life of Louis XIII (it spent around 140 years as a favourite of corporate royalty, hip-hop moguls and Chinese mandarins before President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption crackdown), the eau de vie from one cask (or tiercon) was considered fit enough to be released by itself, instead of a blend of 1,200 different Grande Champagne eau de vie maturing between 40 and 100 years.
Menu includes Creamy Onion and Bacon Tart; Marinated Beet and Celery Root Salad; Salmon Fillet With Horseradish Beurre Blanc and Braised Lentils or Fresh Sauerkraut Braised in Riesling with Braised Pork Loin, Strasbourg Sausage and Fall Vegetables; Elderflower Eau de Vie Cow's Milk Cheese and Candied Hazelnuts; and Warm Apple Custard Cake With Cider Caramel and Whipped Cream.
Les pelerins chantent dans une ambiance festive tout en egorgeant des moutons et en buvant une eau de vie extraite des figues, specialite des juifs de Tunisie.
NNA - The American Lebanese Chamber of Commerce hosted a lunch today Monday at the Eau de Vie Restaurant (Phoenicia Hotel) in honor of Newly appointed US Ambassador to Lebanon David Hale, in the presence of Industry Minister Vrej Sabounjian, Tourism Minister Fadi Abboud, and former Ministers Jihad Azour and Sami Haddad.