Posts Tagged ‘history’

BBaF Podcast Episode 27: Mead – History’s Oldest Drink with Fred Minnick

Listen to Episode 27: Mead – History’s Oldest Drink with Fred Minnick” For this week’s Bit by a Fox Podcast, we talk about the oldest adult beverage known to man, enjoyed by Queen Elizabeth, the Vikings and even the Greek gods: MEAD.  You’ve probably read about it in school or in some romantic tale – it’s one of […]

Happy Repeal Day!

With the passing of the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution 80 years ago today, December 5th, 1933, Prohibition ended, and the country got DOWN. It’s hard to believe that the prohibition of alcohol lasted as long as it did: from 1920-1933 – 13 years! Of course, we all know what a failure the […]