Definition of Nuits St Georges in US English:

Nuits St Georges

(also Nuits St. George, Nuits St-George)

noun

  • A red wine of Burgundy, from vineyards within the appellation contrôlée of Nuits St George (in the communes of Nuits-St George and Prémeaux-Prissey).

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Hatch, Mansfield Price List. From Nuits-St Georges, the name of the capital town of the Côte de Nuits, in the department of Côte d'Or in north-eastern France.

Pronunciation

Nuits St Georges

/ˌnwiː san ˈʒɔːʒ/