A still white wine with woodruff flavoring, often containing orange or pineapple slices.
A punch of champagne, claret, and Moselle or Rhine wine, flavored with woodruff.
A punch made of white wine flavored with woodruff and garnished with fresh fruit, traditionally strawberries.
Other Word Forms
Origin of may-wine
- Translation of German Maiwein
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition