Metaxa

Main Entry:  Metaxa
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a sweet blend of Greek brandy and Muscat wine
Example:  Metaxa comes in five major varieties Three Stars, Five Stars, Seven Stars, Twelve Stars and the Grand Reserve - the numbers referring to maturing years.
Etymology:  proprietary name, 1938, created by S. Metaxas
Usage:  cooking
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