marchand de vin


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mar·chand de vin

 (mär-shäN′ də văN′)
n.
A rich, buttery sauce made with onions, brown gravy, and red wine and served especially with steaks and roasts.

[French : marchand, merchant + de, of + vin, wine.]
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Noun1.marchand de vin - brown sauce with mushrooms and red wine or Madeiramarchand de vin - brown sauce with mushrooms and red wine or Madeira
sauce - flavorful relish or dressing or topping served as an accompaniment to food
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