Imagine a world where you can ONLY buy local wine. Or only wine made in your country? Doesn't that beg the question...when did International wine trade start? Who started it? And how did certain countries pick up their international reputations for wine? The culprit may be different from what you expect. Find out the answer to all of this and more as we discuss modern(ish) wine distributions this week on The Tipsy Timeline!
What comes to mind when you hear the words, "Industrial Revolution"? An image of billowing black clouds smoke, vast increases in productivity at the expense of the working poor, and probably Oliver Twist. But what about beer? In this episode, we explore the chicken-and-egg relationship between the mass production of beer and the unbelievable increase in productivity of the English Industrial Revolution. If you like this show, consider buying us a coffee (or beer) by going to https://www.patreon.com/maltsinyourmouth.