the darkest and sweetest type of Madeira
any other wine made from this grape
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Word origin of 'malmsey'ME malmesey < ML malmasia < Malmasia < Gr Monembasia, Monemvasia, or Malvasia, small town on the coast of Laconia, Greece, formerly noted
for exporting wine