A clear, very strong Chinese liquor distilled from sorghum.
A strong, colorless Chinese liquor distilled from grain.
Origin of mao-tai
- After Mao-Tai , a town of Guizhou province, China
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From the pinyin romanization of Mandarin 茅台酒 (Máotáijiǔ).