By Kori ~ September 17th, 2009.
This weekâ€™s Wine Word of the Week is Bacchus.
Official definition from Jancis Robinsonâ€™s The Oxford Companion to Wine:
Bacchus is the common name in Ancient Rome for the classical god of wine whom the Greeks called Bacchos but, more usually, Dionysus.
Laymanâ€™s terms from Kori:
Bacchus is the Roman god of wine.
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