Liebfraumilch


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Liebfraumilch

the best-known Rhine wine. [Ger. Hist.: NCE, 2990]
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Its wine segment boasts the global brand Cinzano, as well as important regional brands including Liebfraumilch, Mondoro, Odessa, Riccadonna, Sella&Mosca and Teruzzi&Puthod.
In the 1980s everyone drank German and Liebfraumilch, in the 90s it was Aussie chardonnay and shiraz, in the noughties it was New Zealand sauvignon and Chilean merlot.
With a peak of 278 stores under the ownership of Seagram, Oddbins was regarded as the 'favourite of a generation' raising interest and awareness in quality wine in a country previously awash with liebfraumilch, Piat d'Or and beer.
If you have given German wine the body swerve since the days of sugary Liebfraumilch, try this lemony, dry and crisp Riesling with gentle hints of grapefruit.
It's that horrible Liebfraumilch which is apparently Victoria's favourite.
Forget the Liebfraumilch that most of our supermarkets stock.
Cinderella (Kate Pinell) is forced to carry her wicked stepmother's designer shopping bags and her ugly step sisters - Shiraz and Liebfraumilch - spend Prince Charming's ball hunting for Wayne Rooney.
Every bottle a whiff of other times, other places, everyone--from the commonest Liebfraumilch to the imperious Veuve Cliquot--a humble miracle.
With Liebfraumilch one of the top wines for British drinkers and Black Forest gateau making an appearance at most parties, shoppers could lead a bitter consumer backlash.
Think John McCririck turning up on your doorstep with Edwina Currie, an out-of-date tube of Pringles and a cheap bottle of Liebfraumilch, and you're almost there.
Perhaps the answer lies in all those years that Liebfraumilch deluged the British market.
What about a crystal goblet of sweet German Liebfraumilch or a hearty shot of creamy advocaat?