Definition of Claret cup

1. Noun. A punch made of claret and brandy with lemon juice and sugar and sometimes sherry or curacao and fresh fruit.

Terms within: Brandy
Generic synonyms: Cup



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Claret Cup

claque
claquer
claquers
claques
claqueur
claqueurs
clarabella
clarabellas
clarain
clarains
claraite
claree
clarence
clarences
claret
claret cup (current term)
clareted
clareting
clarets
claribella
claribellas
clarichord
clarichords
claries
clarifiable
clarificant
clarification
clarifications
clarificatory
clarified

Literary usage of Claret cup

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1. The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature: A Biographical and by John Clark Ridpath (1899)
"In 1848 he published Biscuits and Grog, The claret cup, and Hearts are Trumps; in 1849, King Dobbs; and in 1850 Singleton Fontenoy, a novel of sea-life, ..."

2. Beverages and Sauces of Colonial Virginia, 1607-1907 by L. S. F. (Laura Simkins Fitchett), L. S. F. (1906)
"GOVERNOR BERKELEY'S claret cup "Then stand to your glasses steady, Here's a health to those we prize, Here's a toast to the dead already, And here's to the ..."

3. The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical and ...by John Clark Ridpath by John Clark Ridpath (1898)
"In 1848 he published Biscuits and Grog, The claret cup, and Hearts are Trumps; in 1849, ... claret cup ..."

4. The Successful Housekeeper: A Manual of Universal Application, Especially by Milon W. Ellsworth, Tinnie Ellsworth (1882)
"claret cup. Put into a bowl three bottles of soda water, and one bottle of claret. Pare a lemon very thin and grate a nutmeg; add to these, in a jug, ..."

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