Definition of Barsac in English:



mass noun
  • A sweet white wine from the district of Barsac, a department of the Gironde in France.

    • ‘Sauternes and Barsac are French wines made from Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc, and Muscadelle grapes.’
    • ‘Sauternes and Barsac are two other appellations for great white Bordeaux wine from Sauvignon blanc.’
    • ‘I'm not quite certain whether it is a compliment or an insult to refer to a Barsac wine as "easy to drink" but that term fits this wine nicely.’