Sylvaner

Sylvaner

[sil-vah-ner, -van-er]
noun
1.
a white grape grown in the Alsace region of France and in Switzerland, Germany, and Austria.
2.
a mild white wine made from this grape.

Origin:
< German; see sylvan, -er1

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