Definition of Grand Marnier in English:

Grand Marnier


  • [mass noun] An orange-flavoured cognac-based liqueur.

    • ‘The drinks menu is spectacular, an awesome mix of classics with twists: try the Side Kick for kicks, a Sidecar with a Grand Marnier twist.’
    • ‘To round out the evening was a plate with goat cheese with a vinaigrette of oregano flowers, onion flowers and pepper, and then finally a Grand Marnier cream with orange flowers, coffee/tea and pralines.’
    • ‘The top shot brands at the are Jagermeister, Rumpleminz, Grand Marnier and Tuaca.’
    • ‘Mr Tudor had the roast duckling a l' orange with bread stuffing and a Grand Marnier orange sauce for €22.50.’
    • ‘‘In a Margarita, people want Grand Marnier,’ says Bleu's Amar.’


From the name of the French manufacturer Marnier-Lapostolle.


Grand Marnier

/ɡrɒ̃ ˈmɑːnɪeɪ/