Definition of Durif in English:

Durif

(also Duriff)

noun

  • A variety of vine yielding black grapes used in winemaking, and originating in the French Rhône region; a grape of this variety.

Origin

Late 19th century. From the name of Dr François Durif, French botanist, who first propagated the variety in the 1880s.

Pronunciation

Durif

/ˈd(j)ʊərɪf/