Calcavella
Calcavella Cal`ca*vel"la, n. A sweet wine from Portugal; -- so called from the district of Carcavelhos. [Written also {Calcavellos} or {Carcavelhos}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Calcavellos — Calcavella Cal ca*vel la, n. A sweet wine from Portugal; so called from the district of Carcavelhos. [Written also {Calcavellos} or {Carcavelhos}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carcavelhos — Calcavella Cal ca*vel la, n. A sweet wine from Portugal; so called from the district of Carcavelhos. [Written also {Calcavellos} or {Carcavelhos}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carcavelhos — Car ca*vel hos, n. A sweet wine. See {Calcavella}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Portugiesische Weine — Portugiesische Weine, hauptsächlich in den Distrikten Allodouro, Estremadura und Algarve gezogene, zum Teil vorzügliche Weine, von denen der Portwein (s. d.) Weltruf besitzt. Neben diesem und den sich ihm anschließenden Weinen (Consumo, Maduro)… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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