champagne cup

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n champagne cup a punch containing a sparkling wine
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Usage

In literature:

Where there had been a cup of champagne in his veins circumstance now poured a magnum.
"The Drums Of Jeopardy" by Harold MacGrath
What friendly hand was there to fill his pocket with gold, and his cup with sparkling champagne?
"Men's Wives" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Iced cakes, sandwiches innumerable, coffee, claret-cup, champagne, remained almost intact; their overfed guests could do no more.
"Howards End" by E. M. Forster
The domestic returned, and brought a flask of champagne, with two large silver cups.
"Peveril of the Peak" by Sir Walter Scott
Was the champagne-cup well iced?
"Lord Kilgobbin" by Charles Lever
Jenks brought her a biscuit, a tin of meat, and that most doleful cup of champagne.
"The Wings of the Morning" by Louis Tracy
Unluckily, doctors have decided that many of us must not eat strawberries, nor drink champagne cup, nor iced coffee.
"Lost Leaders" by Andrew Lang
Claret-cup flowed and Champagne sparkled, powerless to raise him to the audacity of an avowal.
"Guy Livingstone;" by George A. Lawrence
Ralph Wonderson stood with the magnificent Island Cup in his hand, filled to the brim with bubbling champagne.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, August 19th, 1914" by Various
They were at the dessert, and the champagne was sparkling in the cups.
"An Eagle Flight" by José Rizal
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In news:

Peach flavored schnapps ½ cup champagne 1 oz.
This Manhattan lawyer can now pop the Champagne -- but he might want to use a paper cup.
Champagne vinegar 2 pinches sugar 3?4 cup butter 2 Tbsps.
1 cup champagne or white wine.
1/2 cup good Champagne (sweet rose Champagne suggested).
1 bottle inexpensive champagne 1 cup champagne vinegar 3 cups passion fruit juice 1 Tbsp.
There seems little rhyme or reason a guy with 14 major titles carries a losing Ryder Cup record and has watched Europe pop champagne five of the six times he has teed it up in the biennial matches.
In a bowl, combine cake mix, eggs, oil, and 1 cup champagne .
Champagne & Styrofoam Cups.
1 cup cranberries (fresh or frozen), plus 12 1 cup water 1 cup sugar Zest of 1 orange Triple sec (or sub fresh orange juice) Champagne or sparkling wine (or sub ginger ale).
Champagne still was on ice when speculation began in earnest about David Beckham's replacement during the Galaxy 's MLS Cup-winning postgame news conference.
Hoddy Hanna congratulated the winners and drank Champagne from the loving cup.
Los Angeles Galaxy's David Beckham, center, of England, is sprayed with champagne as they celebrate in the dressing room after defeating the Houston Dynamo 3-1 in the MLS Cup championship soccer game, Saturday, Dec 1, 2012, in Carson, Calif.
Champagne still was on ice when speculation began in earnest about David Beckham's replacement during the Galaxy's MLS Cup-winning postgame news conference.
The Stanley Cup is surrounded by numerous legends and traditions, the oldest of which is the celebratory drinking of champagne out of the cup by the winning team.
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