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The Truth About.. Drinking

Within this Podcast Paul and Laura discuss drinking. Not just the drinking of alcohol but the origin of all kinds of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. From Soda, Rum, the miracle drink as well as how drinking has brought societies together throughout history.

This week Paul and Laura discuss drinking inspired from the book “A history of the world in 6 glasses” by Tom Standage.

Have you ever thought about the many different varieties of drinking options? Both Alcoholic and non alcoholic, drinking has brought together our civilisations and certain drinks have been integral to our evolution.

Buying Slaves for Rum

Paul and laura talk about how Rum was used as a currency in the carribbean and how various drinks were boycotted.

One drink caused a country to have a revolution for independance as well as a war caused a soda marketing revolution!

Our Favourite Drinks

Paul and Laura discuss nostalgia of drinks and the memories they conjure up. They discuss their top 5 favourite drinks and the importance of drinks within our lives.

“In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is Freedom, in water there is bacteria.”

Benjamin Franklin

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