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Definitions of chablis

  1.   dry white table wine of Chablis, France or a wine resembling it
  2.   A white wine made near Chablis, a town in France.
  3.   a town in north central France noted for white Burgundy wines
  4.   A white French wine from Chablis.
  5.   a white wine resembling Chablis{ 1}, but made elsewhere, as in California.

Usage examples for chablis

  1. Coach from Auxerre to Pontigny and Chablis – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  2. At the table on the edge of the dancing platform where they sat between dances, Billy pledged her in nineteen- four Chablis Mouton. ” – Outside Inn by Ethel M. Kelley
  3. “ " I wonder how you can resist these oysters, Captain," said he, as he daintily adjusted one of these delicacies on his fork; " and the Chablis I assure you, is excellent." ” – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  4. As the fish is being served, the first footman should offer Chablis or some kind of white wine; with the soup, sherry; with the roast, claret and champagne, each guest being asked if he will have dry or sweet champagne. ” – Manners and Social Usages by Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood
  5. The cold chicken and modest brand of Chablis waiting for her at home should give way to a banquet of more festive nature. ” – The Unbearable Bassington by Saki
  6. The waiter poured out the chablis carefully. ” – Man and Maid by Elinor Glyn
  7. Oysters and Chablis await us there. ” – His Unknown Wife by Louis Tracy
  8. There is a small inn at the part where the Pontigny road separates from the Chablis road. ” – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  9. After the oysters were removed, the champagne and chablis which had washed them down had begun, nevertheless, to raise the thermometer, when, rushing into the room where the banquet was taking place, a young man in a cap conveyed to Thuillier a most unexpected and crushing blow. ” – The Lesser Bourgeoisie by Honore de Balzac
  10. Nevertheless, just in front of the extreme end of the iron seat stood a small round restaurant table, and on this stood a small bottle of Chablis and a plate of almonds and raisins. ” – The Wisdom of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton
  11. Could you tap a bottle of Chablis with a few dozen oysters, and a filet saute with mushrooms to follow it? ” – The Thirteen by Honore de Balzac
  12. Pour on it a claretglassful of Chablis cover the saucepan, place it on a slow fire and use the salamander, then let it stew for an hour. ” – Dressed Game and Poultry à la Mode by Harriet A. de Salis
  13. Sparkling wines are likewise made at Epineuil, a village in the neighbourhood of Tonnerre, and at Chablis so famous for its white wines, about ten miles distant. ” – Facts About Champagne and Other Sparkling Wines by Henry Vizetelly
  14. And he bought Some chablis and a cake, slipped noiselessly Into the chamber where she lay asleep, And had a light upon her face before She woke and saw him. ” – Domesday Book by Edgar Lee Masters

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