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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Fermented Mexican drink from juice of various agave plants especially the maguey.

Usage examples (23)
  • Unlike tequila, another agave-derived drink, pulque is not distilled.
  • The pulque is collected in jars that the gatherers carry suspended from their shoulders.
  • A number of the city's cantinas still serve a 2,000-year-old Aztec drink called pulque, which is suddenly enjoying a revival.
  • Then we invariably have frijoles (brown beans stewed), hot tortillas – and this being in the country, pulque is the universal beverage. for more
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