sloe gin

sloe gin
noun Date: 1895 a sweet reddish liqueur consisting of grain spirits flavored chiefly with sloes

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sloe gin — is a red coloured liqueur flavoured with sloe berries, the fruit of the blackthorn, a relative of the plum. Sloe gin has an alcohol content between 15 to 30 percent by volume (30 60 proof).The traditional way of making sloe gin is to infuse gin… …   Wikipedia

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  • sloe gin — sloe′ gin′ n. vin a liqueur made from sloe flavored gin • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • sloe gin — n [U] an alcoholic drink made with sloes, ↑gin, and sugar …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sloe gin — noun uncount a strong alcoholic drink made by adding sloes and sugar to GIN …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sloe gin — ☆ sloe gin n. a red liqueur made of dry gin flavored with sloes …   English World dictionary

  • sloe gin — noun gin flavored with sloes (fruit of the blackthorn) • Hypernyms: ↑gin • Substance Meronyms: ↑sloe * * * noun : a sweet reddish liqueur consisting of grain spirits flavored chiefly with sloeberries from the blackthorn * * * a cordial or liqueur …   Useful english dictionary

  • sloe gin — /sloʊ ˈdʒɪn/ (say sloh jin) noun 1. gin flavoured with sloe berries. 2. a cordial or liqueur flavoured with sloe …   Australian English dictionary

  • sloe gin — noun A dark red liqueur made from sloe berries …   Wiktionary

  • sloe gin — a cordial or liqueur made from gin flavored with sloes. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • sloe gin — noun a liqueur made by steeping sloes in gin …   English new terms dictionary

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