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Constantia, noun

Origin:
The name of the district in the Western Cape where this wine is produced; originally the name of a farm granted to Simon van der Stel in 1685.
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In full Constantia wine: Any of several sweet, heavy dessert wines produced on one of the wine estates in the Constantia valley; any similar Cape dessert wine. See also Cape wine. Also attributive.
[1772 J.R. Forster tr. of L.A. De Bougainville’s Voy. around World 464The district of Constantia..produces the famous wine of that name. This vineyard..is distinguished into High and Little Constantia...The wine which is made there is nearly alike in quality, though each of the two Constantia’s has its partisans.]
1990 J. Platter in Sunday Times 16 Dec. 21The glories of Cape Constantia sipped — or more probably glugged, such was its appeal.
Any of several sweet, heavy dessert wines produced on one of the wine estates in the Constantia valley; any similar Cape dessert wine.

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