A History of Wine in America, Volume 1: From the Beginnings to Prohibition by Thomas Pinney. Save 1 Off!. $36.60. Publication: September 17, 2007. Publisher: University of California Press; 2nd Revised edition edition (September 17, 2007)

A History of Wine in America, Volume 1: From the Beginnings to Prohibition by Thomas Pinney. Save 1 Off!. $36.60. Publication: September 17, 2007. Publisher: University of California Press; 2nd Revised edition edition (September 17, 2007)

When the Romans first arrived in northern Europe they were dismissive of beer, with Caesar writing a poem in which he argued the grain-based beverage smelled of goat, but as they eventually acquired a taste for it, even building their own breweries. They regarded beer as a gift from Ceres, the goddess of agriculture.  It was a potion that imparted strength, ’vis’ to the drinker, so cerevisia was literally a gift of strength from the goddess. Praise indeed from a bunch of wine drinkers.

When the Romans first arrived in northern Europe they were dismissive of beer, with Caesar writing a poem in which he argued the grain-based beverage smelled of goat, but as they eventually acquired a taste for it, even building their own breweries. They regarded beer as a gift from Ceres, the goddess of agriculture. It was a potion that imparted strength, ’vis’ to the drinker, so cerevisia was literally a gift of strength from the goddess. Praise indeed from a bunch of wine drinkers.

One small step for grapes: the history of wine in space

One small step for grapes: the history of wine in space

Dionysus in a vineyard; late 6th-century BCE amphora  History of wine  From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dionysus in a vineyard; late 6th-century BCE amphora History of wine From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

How Wine Colonized The World | The #History Of #Wine Timeline | #VinePair

The History Of Wine Timeline

How Wine Colonized The World | The #History Of #Wine Timeline | #VinePair

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Tours to Europe – Go Ahead Tours #best #and #less #travel http://travel.remmont.com/tours-to-europe-go-ahead-tours-best-and-less-travel/ #travel packages to europe # Specialty Tours Experience the world with all your senses, on tours that include market visits, wine tastings and cooking classes. Journey through sacred landmarks and iconic sites, learning about the history of the world while connecting with faith. Get up close to the stunning wildlife of the world while discovering […]The…

Read the 8,000 year history of how we store and transport wine around the world. Learn about clay amphora in Ancient Greece & Egypt, the happy accidental adoption of the oak barrel by the Romans, and the 6,000 gallon plastic bags of wine we move around the world's oceans!

The 8,000 Year History Of Wine Transport And Storage

Read the 8,000 year history of how we store and transport wine around the world. Learn about clay amphora in Ancient Greece & Egypt, the happy accidental adoption of the oak barrel by the Romans, and the 6,000 gallon plastic bags of wine we move around the world's oceans!

Roman merchant ship with cargo of amphorae, 2nd or 3rd century AD. Mosaic from Tebessa in Algeria. More here: https://archive.org/stream/ancientmarines006626mbp#page/n251/mode/2up

Roman merchant ship with cargo of amphorae, 2nd or 3rd century AD. Mosaic from Tebessa in Algeria. More here: https://archive.org/stream/ancientmarines006626mbp#page/n251/mode/2up

The History Of Wine In 40 Seconds - ANIMATED GIF

The History Of Wine In 40 Seconds - ANIMATED GIF

Watch wine spread to six of the planet’s seven continents — over the course of years — in 40 seconds! Explore our interactive

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