Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by alecstilleyedye, 25 Dec 2007.
looks like you're on to something…
Tea is a hot drink and most unsuitable to slake the thirst of a working man!
(John Bickerdyke The Curiosities of Ale & Beer: An Entertaining History (1886))
Oh excellent stuff Cunobelin, and so true. As I sip a Christmas ale I am smug in the knowledge that water is the diffuser of epidemics.
There is a superb album called A Tale of Ale which features the above as well as WIlly Rushden performing Shakespeare's Porter Scene form Macbeth.
An old Scottish and English Proverb...
The BBC should ask a real expert about tea
And you can use the pot to fix your Nimrod.
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