claret cup


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claret cup

n.
A chilled drink made of claret mixed with soda, fruit juices, brandy, and sugar.

claret cup

n
(Brewing) an iced drink made of claret, brandy, lemon, sugar, and sometimes sherry, Curaçao, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.claret cup - a punch made of claret and brandy with lemon juice and sugar and sometimes sherry or curacao and fresh fruit
brandy - distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice
cup - a punch served in a pitcher instead of a punch bowl
References in classic literature ?
The blue-and- white mugs of the present-day roadside inn will be hunted up, all cracked and chipped, and sold for their weight in gold, and rich people will use them for claret cups; and travellers from Japan will buy up all the "Presents from Ramsgate," and "Souvenirs of Margate," that may have escaped destruction, and take them back to Jedo as ancient English curios.
Tiger Woods is also set to feature at the event for the first time since 2015, with the three-time claret cup winner seeking his first top-10 finish in a Major since 2013.
Outlane started the season by winning the team competition for all junior teams, the Junior Claret Cup, in May.
Breaking the news: John Burrowes, right, started The Judge column and reported from Vietnam for the Sunday Mail, above; Fast with the news: Top newspaper picture man Andy Allan with a claret cup he received from colleagues when he retired
'e club have also seen one of their 10-year-old members progress to get his handicap and he will be playing for the team in the forthcoming Claret Cup on Tuesday, May 27.
OUTLANE have won the annual Halifax-Huddersfield Junior Claret Cup, which was this year held at Hebden Bridge.