By Kori ~ February 20th, 2010.
This weekâ€™s Wine Word of the Week is cot.
Official definition from Jancis Robinsonâ€™s The Oxford Companion to Wine:
Cot is an important French synonym for the black grape variety of French origin also known as Malbec and, in Cahors, Auxerrois.
Laymanâ€™s terms from Kori:
Cot is another name for Malbec.
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