a strong, colorless Chinese liquor distilled from grain
also written mao tai
Origin of mao-taiafter Mao-t'ai, town in southwestern China
A clear, very strong Chinese liquor distilled from sorghum.
Origin of mao-taiAfter Mao-Tai, a town of Guizhou province, China.
- (informal) Alternative form of Moutai.
From the pinyin romanization of Mandarin 茅台酒 (Máotáijiǔ).