appellation contrôlée


appellation contrôlée
appellation contrôlée [ȧ pel lä syōnn trō lā′]
n.
[Fr, controlled name]
[often A- C-] a designation on the label of certain French wines, brandies, etc. guaranteeing that the contents meet established standards, as type of grape and location of vineyard

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  • Appellation contrôlée —   [apəla sjɔ̃ kɔ̃trɔ le], Abkürzung A. C., auch Appellation d origine contrôlée [ dɔri ʒin ; französisch »kontrollierte Ursprungsbezeichnung«], Abkürzung A. O. C., in Frankreich (auf dem Flaschenetikett erscheinende) Kennzeichnung für Weine, die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • appellation contrôlée — [apəˌlasjɒappellation contrôlée kən trɒleɪ] (also appellation d origine ˌdɒrɪ ʒi:n contrôlée) noun a guarantee of the description of a French wine, in conformity with statutory regulations as to its origin. Origin Fr., lit. controlled appellation …   English new terms dictionary

  • appellation contrôlée —    (ah peh lah SYONH konh troh LAY) [French: controlled appellation] A designation given to those French wines for which the government guarantees the origin, the variety of grapes used, and the quality of the finished product. The designation… …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

  • appellation contrôlée — /ann pe lann syawonn kawonn trddohlay / (of a French wine) having use of its name or designation controlled by the government with respect to the region of production, the variety of grapes used, and the level of quality maintained. [ < F:… …   Universalium

  • appellation contrôlée — /ann pe lann syawonn kawonn trddohlay / (of a French wine) having use of its name or designation controlled by the government with respect to the region of production, the variety of grapes used, and the level of quality maintained. [ < F:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Appellation Contrôlée — (AC eller AOC) (fr): Højeste franske oprindelseskategori …   Danske encyklopædi

  • appellation contrôlée — ap|pel|la|tion con|trô|lée* [...lasjõkõtro le] <fr. ; »kontrollierte Marke, Qualität«> Kennzeichnung für Weine, die festgesetzten ↑Normen genügen …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • appellation — [ apelasjɔ̃; apɛllasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1172; lat. appellatio, de appellare « appeler » ♦ Action, façon d appeler une chose. ⇒ dénomination, désignation. Appellation d une chose nouvelle. « l absence de dictionnaire qui le force aux périphrases pour… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Appellation d'origine contrôlée — « AOC » redirige ici. Pour les autres significations, voir AOC (homonymie). Logo français des AOC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Appellation — For other uses, see Appellation (disambiguation). An appellation is a legally defined and protected geographical indication used to identify where the grapes for a wine were grown; other types of food often have appellations as well. Restrictions …   Wikipedia