SIGN UP LOG IN

The largest wine encyclopedia in the world

22.923 Keywords • 48.198 Synonyms • 5.304 Translations • 28.230 Pronunciations

0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Marie-Jeanne

Term for an oversize bottle with a volume of 2.25 liters or the content of three normal bottles with 0.75 liter, which is rarely used today. The name is derived from Marie-Jeanne Ozeanne (1734-1786), who was one of the most famous engravers of wine bottles in her day. This size is still old Bordeaux bottles found until the early 1970s. The bottle format too Tregnum and the gauge Tappit hen comprise 2.25 liters. See also under bottles and wine vessels,

World's largest wine knowledge database, made with by our author Norbert Tischelmayer.

About the Glossary

Calendar EVENTS NEAR YOU

Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.