Drink: A Tippler's Miscellany

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Drink: A Tippler's Miscellany

 
9781849537551: Drink: A Tippler's Miscellany

Did You Know, * The word 'toast' comes from the Ancient Roman practice of dropping a piece of burned bread into wine to reduce acidity. * Rum was so important in New England that a contract wasn't considered sealed until a glass had been drunk? * Most insects and animals are attracted to alcohol and actively seek out fermenting fruit. * Women were the first brewers of beer and all the deities of beer are female.

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Jane Peyton is an author, after-dinner speaker, and the Principal of School of Booze, a corporate events company, where she produces and presents beer, cider, wine and spirits tasting events. She is London's first, and currently only, female beer sommelier and an enthusiastic advocate for matching beer with food rather than wine.

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