Definition of Rivesaltes in English:

Rivesaltes

noun

  • A lightly-fortified sweet wine, white or red, produced across a large area in the foothills of the French Pyrenees.

Origin

Early 19th century. From French Rivesaltes from Rivesaltes, the name of a town to the north of Perpignan in southern France, where the wine is produced.

Pronunciation

Rivesaltes

/riːvˈsalt/