Definition of Dubonnet in English:

Dubonnet

noun

trademark
  • A sweet French red wine.

    • ‘But in the '20s, she was known as the best dancer in London, and as she got older she liked to have a gin and Dubonnet every day.’
    • ‘Well, the quick answer is gin and Dubonnet, which she consumes in generous quantities every lunchtime.’
    • ‘Born in Paris in 1846, Dubonnet results from the alliance of wines from the south of France, with spices and plants matured over several years.’
    • ‘I found two that stood out, mainly because they combined Fernet Branca with Dubonnet and gin.’
    • ‘Dubonnet is a classic vermouth and excellent to mix with lemonade.’

Origin

From the name of a family of French wine merchants.

Pronunciation:

Dubonnet

/ˌd(y)o͞obəˈnā/