Category: History & Culture

not art, music, performing arts or literature

Sherry

Jerez was shipping sherry to northern Europe long before the rise of Rioja. It was the strongest drink in alcohol content available, this before spirits. In Shakespeare’s day, it was known as sack, it was sweet and and it was…

America

To all readers from the United States today – thoughts are with you on your national day. Only this clip below to offer but I think you’d agree it’s enough.