image The battle beverage of choice

girl meets wine dinner

Caesar ordered his men to prepare for battle by drinking three liters of wine a day. Probably more punishment than anything else because wine back then tasted pretty nasty – like tree sap and floor tiles in a public toilet, apparently. The Bible says it bit like a snake and poisoned like a viper (Proverbs 23:32). Thankfully, it doesn’t anymore. But then again, if it did, I bet we’d be allowed to drink at work

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