from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A hot punch made of red wine, brandy, and sherry flavored with almonds, raisins, and orange peel.
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- n. A Scandinavian version of vin chaud or mulled wine; a hot punch made of red wine, brandy and sherry flavoured with almonds, raisins and orange peel.
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- n. Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar
Swedish glögg, alteration of glödgat (vin), mulled (wine), past participle of glödga, to mull, from glöd, ember, from Old Norse glodh; see ghel-2 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Swedish glögg. (Wiktionary)